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McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book

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Author: W.H. McGuffey
Published: 1879
Language: English
Wordcount: 21,591 / 71 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 65.1
LoC Category: LT
Downloads: 628
Added to site: 2005.03.25 10081
Genre: Non-fiction

The original text used a specialized font to indicate pronunciation. Italics were used to specify words or syllables in the text. Theapproximations given here retain only the emphasis (accent). See the Word DOCor PDF format at Project Gutenberg for the original graphics.

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Lesson 18.

Words Accented on the last Syllable.

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Lesson 19.

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