Titel: Engelsch leesboek voor eerstbeginnenden, benevens een woordenboekje
Auteur: Gedike, Friedrich
Uitgave: Deventer: J. de Lange, 1853
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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. 4089
Onderwerp: Taal- en letterkunde naar afzonderlijke talen: Engelse taalkunde
Trefwoord: Engels, Leermiddelen (vorm)
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him for it; and, if he continued to serve God
and his King faithfully and conscientiously, he
could not fail of success and prosperity in this
world. — Upon reading this, the King stept
softly into his closet, fetched a rouleau of ducats,
and put it, with the letter, into thepage'spocket.
He then rang so long, till the page awoke -i),
and came into the closet. — » You have been
asleep, 1 suppose," said tho King. — The page
could not deny it, stammered out an excuse,
put, in his embarrassment, his hand into his
pocket, and felt 5) the rouleau of ducats. He
immediately pulled it out, turned pale, and look-
ed at the King with tears in his eyes. — »What's
the matter with you.?" said the King. — .Oh !"
replied the page, »somebody has contrived my
ruin: I know nothing of this money." — »What
God bestows," returned the King, . he bestows
in sleep. Send the money to your mother; give
ray respects to her, and inform her, that I will
take care of her and you." —
1) to ring. 2) to go. 3) to find. 4) to awake. 5) to feel.
The King once rose 1) very early, and walked
into the garden at Sans-Souci. Ho there observed
a boy, employed by the gardener, who seemed
very busy in pruning a row of peach-trees. As
the boy had not worked long in the garden, he
did not know the King. — »You are very early
at work to-day," said the King.— .Ay," replied
the boy, . that's what I must, for if the old
bear (meaning the King) comes into the garden,
and does not find the work done 2), nothing|is
right." — . Bravo! my son," said the King,
.1 would have you always think go;" - and
walked further.
1) to rise. 2) to do.