Titel: Engelsch leesboek voor eerstbeginnende, benevens een woordenboekje
Auteur: Gedike, Friedrich; Bomhoff, Derk
Uitgave: Deventer: J. de Lange, 1840
5e verb. dr.
Opmerking: Vert. van: Englisches Lesebuch für Anfänger, nebst Wörterbuch und Sprachlehre. - 1795
Auteursrechten: Zie auteursrechten
Citeerinstructie: Bijzondere Collecties van de Universiteit van Amsterdam, UBM: Obr. 4085
Onderwerp: Taal- en letterkunde naar afzonderlijke talen: Engelse taalkunde
Trefwoord: Engels, Leermiddelen (vorm)
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I hope you will allow him to belong: to me."
Every one agreed to the justness of this propo-
sal, and the Frenchman, thinking it an equal
chance which he chose, said; . The blemish is
in the off-eye." — «Uncover him," said the
Indian, » and you will fiad both his eyes as
good as mine."
1) to overtake. 2) to lie. 3) to ride. 4; to bring. 5) to tell.
112. Het beproefde geduld.
A fat parson happened one Sunday, after a
plentiful crop of tithes, to exert himself mightily.
His text was, the patience of Job. Deeply im-
pressed with his own discourse, he, for the first
time, acknowledged to his spouse at supper,
that he was somewhat choleric, but that hereafter
he was resolved to practise himself, what he had
preached to others. »But now, my jewel, says
he, let us refresh ourselves with a sip of the
best. Remember the favourite barrel, may not
this be a proper time to give it vent .î*" Theohe-
dient wife, ravished with his good humour, flew
]) to the cellar. But, alas, the barrel was sta-,
vcd, and quite era])ty. What should she do?
There was no hiding. » My dear, said she, with
despair in her eyes, what a sad accident has hap-
pened !" — » I am sorry, replied the parson, grave-
ly, if any one has met 2) with a misfortune;
for my part, if it concerns me, I am resolved to
bear it with Christian patience. But where is
the beer all this while?" — » Alack-a-day, that
» is the very thing. How it has happened, I
» cannot understand, but it is all swimming on
1) the ground." — What do pious resolutions
avail, when the hour of temptation coïues? The
parson fell intoaviolentpassion, raved, exclaim-
ed. — » My life, says she, do but reflect upon
your sermon, think of the patience of Job." —