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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servant to his master, » here is a man in a great
hurry to speak with you, who says 1) he can save
you a thousand pounds." — Out comes his mas-
ter. — »What is that you say, Sir? That you
can save me a thousand pounds!" — »Yes, Sir,
I can ; but I see you are at dinner, I will go,
and dine myseli, and call again." — »Oh, pray
Sir, come in, and take a dinner with me." —
»Sir, I shall be troublesome."— »Not at all." —
The invitation was accepted; and dinner being
over, and the family retired, »Well, Sir," says
the man of the house,, « now to our business.
Pray let rae know, how I am to save these thou-
sand pounds." — »Why, Sir," said 2) the
other, » I hear you have a daughter to dispose
of in marriage." — »1 have." — » And that
you intend to portion her with ten thousand
pounds." — » I do so." — »Why then, Sir,
let me have her, and I will take her with nine
thousand." —
1) uilgelaten that, 2) to say.
91. ])e Ezelsvriend.
The Archbishop of Toledo standing at a win-
dow, and seeing a clown beat his ass most un-
mercifully, opened the casement, and called out:
■ Have done 1), have done, you scoundrel,
else I shall have you whipt 2)." The clown an-
swered : »Your pardon, good master; I did 3)
not know 4) my ass had friends at court." —
1) d. i, houd op, 2) to whip. 3) to do. 4) uitgelaten thai,
92. Be beschaamde Tiichtmeester.
A young gentleman in thestreetsofParis, being
interrupted by a coach in his passage, struck 1)
the coachman. A tradesman , from his shop^
cried out: »What! beat the Marshal de Turen-
ne's people!"— Hearing that name, thegentle-