By William T. Adams
William Taylor Adams (1822-1897) was once a famous educational, writer, and Massachusetts country legislator. He used to be born in Medway, Massachusetts. He turned a instructor within the Boston, Massachusetts public faculties in 1845, and remained in that capability via 1865. He served as a member of the varsity Board of Dorchester, Massachusetts, for 14 years. In 1869, he turned a member of the Massachusetts common court docket. He wrote many books of fiction for boys lower than the pseudonym "Oliver Optic", together with All Aboard; or, lifestyles at the Lake (1855), bad and Proud; or, The Fortunes of Katy Redburn (1858), The Soldier Boy; or, Tom Somers within the military (1863), The birthday celebration: a narrative for Little parents (1864), Outward sure; or, younger the US Afloat (1867), Now or by no means; or, The Adventures of Bobby vibrant (1872), Taken by way of the Enemy (1888), bit by bit; or, The Cruise of the Flyaway (1888), at the Blockade (1890), in the Enemy's strains (1890), Stand via the Union (1891), battling for the ideal (1893), A effective Union (1893), Haste and Waste; or, The younger Pilot of Lake Champlain (1894), and throughout India; or, stay Boys within the a ways East (1895).
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Chintz 23. juniper 24. nitrate 25. pinnace 26. refrangible 27. incomprehensibility 28. shotting 29. surveillance 30. nitrogen 42 A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes 43. 1. epitomize 2. capitulation 3. barouche 4. despatch 5. refugee 6. tunnelling 7. chiropodist 8. verbena 9. larghetto 10. gray 11. epoch 12. immemorial 13. changeable 14. germ 15. antechamber 16. desperado 17. jet-d’eau 18. buckram 19. offering 20. pneumonia 21. recitative 22. syncope 23. capricious 24. officially 25. plait 26. suspicion 27.
Detergent 5. allegation 6. captious 7. jettison 8. equality 9. nocturnal 10. photography 11. avalanche 12. recognizance 13. equanimity 14. shovelling 15. inanition 16. synecdoche 17. Buddhist 18. nomadic 19. gesticulate 20. régime 21. tupelo 22. characterize 23. phraseology 24. detestable 25. knotty 26. deterioration 27. gloaming 28. implement 29. chirurgeon 30. antimony 45 A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes 46. 1. equalize 2. juntos 3. capuchin 4. noisy 5. pinnated 6. regalia 7. anarchy 8. seven-night 9.
Severity 19. enthronement 20. recusant 21. syllogism 22. demoralize 23. try-sail 24. gentility 25. trysting 26. shekel 27. wholesale 28. charlotte-russe 29. nepotism 30. inclinable 29 A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes 30. 1. cervical 2. enticement 3. demulcent 4. frigidity 5. imbecile 6. bowling 7. antecedent 8. geographical 9. javelin 10. obscurity 11. cancelling 12. plagiarism 13. frippery 14. redeemable 15. plumbago 16. serge 17. entomology 18. supremacy 19. chastisable 20. travelled 21. pillory 22.
A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes by William T. Adams