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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
URL: https://schoolmuseum.uba.uva.nl/bookid/LCSM_200628
Onderwerp: Taal- en letterkunde naar afzonderlijke talen: Engelse taalkunde
Trefwoord: Engels, Leermiddelen (vorm)
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and his are at your Majesty's disposal, vouchsafe
to hear me." — b Speak," said he.
b1 then related in whafmanner the prisoner had
saved ray life at Damascus; that, in gratitude,
I had offered him his liberty ; but that he had
refused it for fear of exposing me to death.
» My Lord, added I, he is not guilty. A man
of such generous sentiments is incapable of com-
mitting an odious crime. Some base detr.ictors
have calumniated him ; and he is become the
unfortunate victim of their envy."
B The Caliph was moved; and h is great soul led 6)
him to admire the heroism of my friend. » I
pardon him, said Mamoun, on thy account. Go,
carry him the good news, and bring him to me."
— The Monarch ordered him to be clothed with
a robe of honour, presented him with ten hors-
es; ten mules, and ten camels, out of his own
stables. He added a purse of sequins for the ex-
pense of his journey, and gave him a letter of
recommendation to the governor of Damascus."
1} to bind. 2) to bring. 3} to talte. 4) to find. 5) to
throw. 6) -to lead.
126. Be begravene ziel,
9.
Two Scholars in Spain going together from Pe-
nafil to Salamanca, and finding themselves weary
and faint, stopped by the side of a fountain,
which they came to in their way. As they were
resting themselves there, they, by chance, espied
a stone, with some words written upon it, almost
effaced by time and the feet of the flocks; they
wiped the dirt off the stone, and when they could
read the words distinctly, they found I) this in-
scription upon it: b The soul of Doctor Pedro
Gareias is here inclosed." The youngest of the
iScholars, a brisk blunt boy, had no sooner read
the inscription, but he laugh'd, and cried, » The