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" Intransitive and passive verbs take the same case after them as before them when both words refer to the same person or thing. "
The Florida School Journal - Page 22
1891
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English Grammar in Lectures: Designed to Render Its Principles Easily ...

Lorenzo F. Hamlin - English language - 1833 - 116 pages
...objective case like active verbs ; as, I am weary with hearing him. RULE XVI. Passive and neuter verbs have the same case after them as before them, when both words refer to the same thing ; as, he was called Ccesar ; he was a scholar ; ice, melting, becomes water ; she walks a queen....
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A System of English Grammar: Constructed Upon the Basis of Murray's Grammar ...

C. Adams - English language - 1838 - 180 pages
...who was it ? Whom do the people say that we are ? RULE XXI. Passive verbs have the same case after as before them when both words refer to the same person or thing. , EXAMPJUES, He was called John. The general was saluted emperor. NOTE.— Passive verbs are sometimes...
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English Grammar in Familiar Lectures: Accompanied by a Compendium, Embracing ...

Samuel Kirkham - English language - 1839 - 242 pages
...RULE XXII. Active-intransitive and passive verbs, the verb to become, and other neuter verbs, have the same case after them as before them, when both words refer to, and signify, the same thing ; as, " Tom struts a soldier ;" " Will sneaks a scrivener;" "He was called...
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A Grammar of the English Language: For the Use of Schools

William Harvey Wells - English language - 1847 - 228 pages
...ignorantly worship, him declare I unto you." RULE XIII. — SAME CASE. Intransitive and passive verbs have the same case after them as before them, when both words refer to the same person or thing; as, "Society is the true sphere of human virtue ;" — " They wished him to be their king;'" — "He...
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Parsing Book: Containing Rules of Syntax, and Models for Analyzing and ...

Allen Hayden Weld - English language - 1848 - 120 pages
...nouns, is put in the • pluraU * RULE H. Some passive and intransitive verbs have the same case after as before them when both words refer to the same person or thing; as, it is he. His name is called John. NOTE. — 1. This rule is chiefly applicable to the verbs to...
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Weld's English Grammar

Allen Hayden Weld - English language - 1848 - 240 pages
...RULE II. Some intransitive verbs and transitive verbs in the passive form have the same case after as before them, when both words refer to the same person or thing ; as, It is he, His name is called John. NoTE. — 1. This rule is chiefly applicable to the verbs...
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English Grammar: Illustrated by Exercises in Composition, Analyzing and Parsing

Allen Hayden Weld - English language - 1848 - 234 pages
...RULE II. Some intransitive verbs and transitive verbs in the passive form have the same case after as before them, when both words refer to the same person or thing; as, It is he, Sis name is called John. NOTE. — 1 . This rule is chiefly applicable to the verbs to...
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First Lessons in Language, Or, Elements of English Grammar

David Bates Tower, Benjamin Franklin Tweed - English language - 1853 - 146 pages
...rule, or general statement, can you make of this ? Intransitive verbs require the same case aj'ter them as before them, when both words refer to the same person or thing. Exercises. My cousin William has come. What is the subject of this sentence ? The predicate ? Parse...
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Parsing Book: Containing Rules of Syntax, and Models for Analyzing and ...

Allen Hayden Weld - English language - 1853 - 120 pages
...more nouns, is put in tho plural. RULE H. Some passive and intransitive verbs have the same case after as before them when both words refer to the same person or tiling ; as, it is he. His name is called John. NOTE. — 1. This rule is chiefly applicable to the...
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Goldsmith's Deserted village, with notes and a life of the poet by W. M'Leod ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1858 - 114 pages
...appointing, making, .considering, becoming, seeming, and being, have the same cases after them that they have before them, when both words refer to the same person or thing. RULE VIII.—1. The Past Participle, and not the Past Tense must be used after the verbs HAVE and BE....
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