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THACKERAY, The Newcomes. 3. The Scots are a bold hardy race, and delight much in war. When they invaded England, they were all usually on horseback they brought no carriages and carried no provisions. Under the flap of his saddle each man had a broad plate of metal and behind his saddle a little bag of oatmeal. So that when occasion needed, he made cakes of the oatmeal, and baked them upon the plates. FROISSART, Chronicles. 4. They do me wrong, and I will not endure it Who are they that complain unto the King That I, forsooth, am stern and love them not ?

Give me your hand, Bassanio fare you well Portia. Antonio. ; ! ; Grieve not that I am fallen to this for you For herein Fortune shows herself more kind, Than is her custom it is still her use [custom] To let the wretched man outlive his wealth, To view with hollow eye and wrinkled brow An age of poverty from which lingering penance Of such misery doth she cut me off. Commend me to your honourable wife Tell her the process of Antonio's end Say how I lov'd you, speak me fair in death; And when the tale is told, bid her be judge Whether Bassanio had not once a love.

Classify the sentences in the following extracts : 1. Shortly Tom came upon the juvenile pariah of the village, Huckleberry Finn. Huckleberry was cordially dreaded by all the mothers of the town, because he was idle, lawless, vulgar, and bad. Besides, all their children admired him so, and delighted in his forbidden society, and wished they dared to be like him. Tom was like the rest of the respectable boys, because he envied Huckleberry his gaudy outcast condition, and was under strict orders not to pla}*- with him.

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