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" ... admitting among the additions of later times, only such as may supply real deficiencies, such as are readily adopted by the genius of our tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. "
The Quarterly Review - Page 303
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1806 - 376 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1809 - 488 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1810 - 486 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness ante* Cedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - 1811 - 424 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recall it, by making our ancient volumes the groundwork of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. " From the authors which rose in the time of Elizabeth, a speech might be formed adequate to all the...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...

Samuel Johnson - 1812 - 808 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the groundwork of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...genius of our tongue, and incorporate easily with onr native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1816 - 492 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1816 - 514 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820 - 450 pages
...from which .it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1823 - 484 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recal it, by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of style, admitting among the additions of later times,...tongue, and incorporate easily with our native idioms. But as every language has a time of rudeness antecedent to perfection, as well as of false refinement...
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The London Magazine, Volume 8

1823 - 696 pages
...from which it ought to be our endeavour to recaí it by making our ancient volumes the ground-work of ut off by an immeasurable gulph from the ordinary...must be made sensible that the world of ordinary li idiom." But a little reflection will show us the vanity of this attempt. Since the age of Chaucer,...
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