Landor's relations with Mrs. Landor, never of such a nature as to give any sense of security, had grown steadily worse as he became more explosive, and they now reached such a point that he flung out of the house one day and did not return for many years, completing the action by a poem in which he took a final (as he thought) farewell of Italy:-- I leave thee, beauteous Italy!
All adverbs in ly and nouns in ment retain the e final of the primitives; as, brave, bravely; refine, refinement; except acknowledgment, judgment, &c. viii.
I had had a good fight against Miss Lowther before reaching the final.
To pronounce the final a flat, as Africay for Africa, is a mark of vulgar ignorance.
oubling c final, we write ck; as in lack, lock, luck, attack.
All participles in ing from verbs ending in e lose the e final; as have, having; amuse, amusing; unless they come from verbs ending in double e, and then they retain, both; as, see, seeing; agree, agreeing.
Little did I dream then that we should one day fight out the final of the Championship o