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The New American spelling book

The New American spelling book

in three parts : containing, I. Dilworth"s tables of common words ... : II. a collection of words ... : III. a very plain and easy introduction to English grammar ...

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Published by Mathew R. Lockerman in Wilmington [Del.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Orthography and spelling,
  • Spellers

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by John Peirce, Jun
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 11115
    ContributionsPeirce, John
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination200 p
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15071000M

    The Writers' and Editors' Guide to Spelling and Word Division. Author: Maurice Waite; Publisher: OUP Oxford ISBN: Category: Reference Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The New Oxford Spelling Dictionary is a brand-new text, designed to offer both a quick reference for spelling and also an authoritative guide to recommended word breaks for line . Students who complete Webster’s American Spelling Book Method of Teaching Reading and Spelling will gain a command English reading, vocabulary, and spelling that is available in no other single book. Donald L. Potter, Odessa, Texas, , File Size: KB.

    Is British English becoming more like American English? If so, why, and in what ways? This book compares examples of American and British language data from the s, s, s and s, to track the most important ways that both varieties are changing over time, and compares the extent to which they are following similar paths using a mixture of computer and human Cited by: 8.


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Spelling book. Noah Webster's The American Spelling Book (Webster's speller) was first published in under the title The Grammatical Institute, Part 1. While it incorporated material from earlier spellers of British origins, it was the first of the 'American' spellers and was widely imitated and copied.

Three years after its first publication Webster changed the title to its current : Noah Webster. The Elementary Spelling- Book, being an improvement of the American Spelling-Book. This is the latest revised edition of the 's copyright by George and Charles Merriam in Entered according to Act of Congress in year by surviving children of Noah Webster.

It lists other enters of Act of Congress in the front of the : $ Other articles where The American Spelling Book is discussed: Noah Webster: American lexicographer known for his American Spelling Book () and his American Dictionary of the English Language, 2 vol.

(; 2nd ed., ). Webster was instrumental in giving American English a dignity and vitality of its own. Both his speller and dictionary reflected his principle. The Elementary Spelling Book - Being An Improvement on The American Spelling Book Webster, Noah, LL. Published by American Book Company, New York ().

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White, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Feb 9, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. His blue-backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read, secularizing their education. According to Ellis () Noah Webster, Jr.

(Octo – ), was a lexicographer, textbook pioneer, English-language spelling reformer, political writer, editor, and prolific author/5. Noah Webster () was the man of words in early 19th-century America.

Compiler of a dictionary which has become the standard for American English, he also compiled The American Spelling Book, which was the basic textbook for young readers in early 19th-century publication of this book inmany schools used Thomas Dilworth’s A New. The American Spelling Book: Containing the Rudiments of the English Language, for the Use of Schools in the United States: Author: Noah Webster: Edition: revised: Publisher: Websters and Skinners, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan4/5(1).

The New American spelling book, improved: containing, I. tables of common words : II. a collection of words. New American spelling book, or The child's easy introduction to spelling and reading the English tongue.: To which is added, an entire new, plain and comprehensive English grammar.: Also, the shorter catechism, by the Assembly of Divines.: The whole adapted to the capacities of young children ; rendering the use of a primer unnecessary.

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The title page bears a large woodcut of a variation of the United States Presidential Seal, similar to the Masi Treaty-Seal die of but not exactly matching. A scarce early American spelling book. (Inventory #: ).(Ignore the fact the subtitle says it's for teaching "English Language Learners.") This is a well researched, invaluable book on the `Basic Skills', `Key Skills', `Functional Skills' of spelling.

The first part of the book goes into detail about the various ways of learning spelling, and the challenges faced by learners.