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Robinson Crusoe in Words of One Syllable

By: Lucy Aikin ; Mary Godolphin

...Mary Godolphin was the pseudonym of Lucy Aikin who undertook translating great literature into single-syllable words so that young readers could enjoy plots that were considerably more interesting than, say, the McGuffey readers of the 1880's or the Dick and Jane primers of the 1950s (still around today as decodable readers i...

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Swiss Family Robinson in Words of One Syllable

By: Lucy Aikin ; Mary Godolphin
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 5-1 : Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite, Level 5 Book 1

By: Tony James Moon
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 4-1 : Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite; Level 4, Book 1

By: Tony James Moon
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 3-1 : Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite; Level 3, Book 1

By: Tony James Moon
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 1-1 : Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite; Level 1, Book 1

By: Tony James Moon
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 2-1 : Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite; Level 2, Book 1

By: Tony James Moon
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Tony on the Moon's Fun Poetry 1-2: Fun illustrated rhyming poems for young (and old) children to sing and recite; Level 1, Book 2

By: Tony James Moon
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Grammar of the Hawaiian Language

By: L. Andrews

...ters -- 8 —10 -- Of the Vowel Sounds -- 11 -- Of the Consonant Sounds -- 13 -- Of the Sounds of Foreign Consonants -- 14 Of Diphthongs -- 15—18 -- Of Syllables -- 19—23 -- Of Words -- 24—26 -- Formation of Words -- 27—36 -- Peculiarities in the Use of Words -- 37—40 -- Of Accents—General Law -- 41—45 -- Letters Dropped -- 46 -- Letters Inserted -- 48 -- Etymology Definitio...

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Hawaiian Mythology

By: Martha Beckwith

...ld of Liloa.” In many cases the definite article “ka” becomes a part of the name and hence the preponderance in Hawaiian of names beginning with this syllable. Since recognition of its composition is essential to its proper accent, in cases where this is known with a good degree of probability through native informants, the name has been hyphenated upon its first appearanc...

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Silence's Bell (Haiku)

By: Florentin Smarandache

... aesthetical ones. On the prozodic aspect, the haiku is a tristich with 17 syllables as a whole, distributed in three lines by the rule 5­7­5. Structu... ...Emil Eugen Pop ­ another Romanian Nipponologist ­ considers the haiku as "…syllables that give the measure of the step with which the haijin wanders ... ...nd even more, an echo of the silence consumed during the reading of the 17 syllables of the poem. The analysis of the poets' haiku, compared with the ... ...e poet performing haiku. The poet has written poems with the number of syllables distributed between 9 and 21. The number most commonly used was ... ...lables distributed between 9 and 21. The number most commonly used was 15 syllables (12 haiku) followed by 17 syllables (12 haiku) and 16 syllables (... ...llables (10 haiku), totaling 50% of the volume. From the 12 haiku with 17 syllables, only two have lines with a length of 5 and 7 syllables, not in t... ...dic structure, the poet observes only the rules of a tierce, the number of syllables being different among the haiku and the lines. It is worth me... ...of the published haiku ­ 52 poems respectively or 64.2% ­have less than 17 syllables, a fact rarely met by the poets of haiku, who usually exceed this... ...ty is his norm. Therefore, he is allowed to compose haiku with nine and 21 syllables. The poet's inclination toward a type of poem much shorter th...

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The Suffering of Being Kafka

By: Sam Vaknin

...rom the windowpane, to exit and meet him in the dusk. My grandmother didn't utter a single syllable as she fastened the blinders in his face. Janusz... ...nd everyone hummed in consent. "Poor Dinah" – sighed another aunt, summing in these three syllables her entire shrivelling misery. It was stuffy a... ...e doesn't even notice Mayer who occupies a seat beside him. His lips give shape to writhing syllables. Mayer regards his efforts with nauseated fasc... ...my first words? Silence. I said zilch, nada, nothing. Having deconstructed her introductory syllables, I began to survey her, limb by limb. It goes ...

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An American Papyrus

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...rom the cold rim of the bunk (Even if I awaken The idiots below). With non-syllables and vowellessness A pitch that is language enough To keep this ma...

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The Hitler File : A Novel of Fact

By: Sam Vaknin

... It is all in the file. He was being blackmailed by the Jews.” He wouldn’t add a syllable to this cryptic and seemingly counterfactual announceme... ...“Roth, we need to talk. Tomorrow, 9 AM, my office.” That’s Bauer all right. Not a syllable wasted, all pleasantries summarily dispensed with. ...

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On the Babylonian Captivity of the Church

By: Martin Luther

... from this discussion, since it does not refer to the sacrament in a single syllable. Not only because the sacrament was not yet instituted, but eve... ... Neither pope nor bishop nor any other man has the right to impose a single syllable of law upon a Christian man without his consent; if he does, it ...

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Margele Risipite

By: Florentin Smarandache

...d England. Squares can be any size the rules are that each poem is as many syllables per line as the number of lines in the poem and each starts wit...

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Ultrapolemici

By: Florentin Smarandache

...d England. Squares can be any size the rules are that each poem is as many syllables per line as the number of lines in the poem and each starts wit...

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The Natural State, In the Words of U.G. Krishnamurti

By: U.G. Krishnamurti, Edited by Peter Maverick

...aks a particular language. The only differences are in the spacing of the syllables and in the tune. Languages are melodic in different ways but the ...

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Class Heroes: A Class Apart

By: Stephen Henning

..., Mr Soames,” she said, in a way that made James think she was banging out each syllable with a hammer and chisel. “Philip should be in a private r...

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Desert Dreams

By: Gracie C. Mckeever

... yes. Very well, thank you." And so proper, she thought, enunciating every syllable, rarely using contractions. He was going to keep her on her P's an...

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