A Letter to the Earl of Shrewsbury, on a New Method of Teaching and Learning Languages by Arthur Clifford
A Letter to the Earl of Shrewsbury, on a New Method of Teaching and Learning Languages
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Author: Arthur Clifford
Number of Pages: 56 pages
Published Date: 01 Mar 2012
Publisher: Rarebooksclub.com
Publication Country: Miami Fl, United States
Language: English
Type: eBook
ISBN: 9781130367355
Download Link: A Letter to the Earl of Shrewsbury, on a New Method of Teaching and Learning Languages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1827 Excerpt: ...which wrote first I cannot tell. However, they emulated each other in turning the rules of Latin grammar into barbarous verses, in order to improve boys in the elegancies of the Latin tongue. The one was as successful on the continent, at least in France and the Netherlands, as the other in England. The author of an article on Despauter, in the Biographie Universelle, says: "La grammaire de Despautere fut autrefois d'un grand usage, surtout en France. Trop long tems elle fit le desespoir de la jeunesse, a qui elle couta bien des larmes." Lily still triumphs amid despair and tears. Note (rf.) In a preceding note I have mentioned the collection of Greek-roots by the author of the Port-Royal Greek Grammar. It has been done into English by Nugent, under the title of Greek Primitives. I will give some extracts here from the preface. "This work comprehends a new, and, if I am not mistaken, a very easy method of entering on the Greek language, which is unquestionably the finest and the richest of all languages; but the entrance to it has always appeared till now both difficult and disagreeable to young people. This book, I hope, will render it easy, being arranged in such a manner, that it may pass pour unjeu d'esprit, and as an amusement, by which the youngest children (les moindres enfans) may learn without difficulty the principal words which compose that language, while the more advanced may also find useful employment in it. "As it is extremely important to have a short method of learning the words of a language that we are to study, many able persons have at all times, and particularly in these latter ages, employed themselves in inventing one. "The book which has had the most vogue in different countries, for several years past...

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