An Outline of English Speech-craft
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An Outline of English Speech-craft

By William Barnes
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  • AN OUTLINE OF ENGLISH SPEECH-CRAFT
  • FORE-SAY.
  • HEADS OF MATTER.
  • SPEECH-CRAFT.
    • THINGS AND THING-NAMES.
      • Thing Sundriness and Thing Mark-words.
    • Thing Sundriness and Thing Mark-words.
    • SUCHNESS OR QUALITIES,
      • Pitches of Suchness.
    • Pitches of Suchness.
    • TIME-TAKING.
      • Unoutreaching or Intransitive.
      • Outreaching (Transitive).
      • Time-giving.
    • Unoutreaching or Intransitive.
    • Outreaching (Transitive).
    • Time-giving.
    • -ING Root-words (strong).
      • Weak.
      • -NK, Broad.
      • -K, Broad, Long Stem-words (weak).
      • -K, Short.
      • -G, Short.
      • -T, Long Stem-words.
      • -T, Short Stem-words.
      • -TH.
      • -T, Short (weak shortened).
      • Weak -D (long).
      • Weak -D (short).
      • -L, Broad Sound (long).
      • -N, Long.
      • -N, Short Stem-words.
      • -R, Broad Sounds.
      • -R, Short.
      • -S and -Z, Long.
      • -SS.
      • -SH.
      • -P, Long.
      • -P, Short.
      • Weak -B (short).
      • -V, Long.
      • -F, Short.
      • -M, Long.
      • Stub-roots.
    • Weak.
    • -NK, Broad.
    • -K, Broad, Long Stem-words (weak).
    • -K, Short.
    • -G, Short.
    • -T, Long Stem-words.
    • -T, Short Stem-words.
    • -TH.
    • -T, Short (weak shortened).
    • Weak -D (long).
    • Weak -D (short).
    • -L, Broad Sound (long).
    • -N, Long.
    • -N, Short Stem-words.
    • -R, Broad Sounds.
    • -R, Short.
    • -S and -Z, Long.
    • -SS.
    • -SH.
    • -P, Long.
    • -P, Short.
    • Weak -B (short).
    • -V, Long.
    • -F, Short.
    • -M, Long.
    • Stub-roots.
    • Under-Sundrinesses of Time-takings.
    • Fitting of the Time-word to all the cases of Person, Time, and Mood.
    • Things and Time-takings.
      • Time.
      • Historic Time-wording.
      • The Moods of Time-takings.
      • Stead-marks and Way-marks of Time-takings.
    • Time.
    • Historic Time-wording.
    • The Moods of Time-takings.
    • Stead-marks and Way-marks of Time-takings.
    • THOUGHT-WORDING, SPEECH-WORDING,
      • Twin Time-takings.
      • Speech-trimming.
      • Twy-meanings.
      • Word-sameness (Synonyms).
      • Oddly-shapen or Oddly-taken Words.
      • Wordiness (Verbosity).
      • Shortened Shapes (p. 23).
    • Twin Time-takings.
    • Speech-trimming.
    • Twy-meanings.
    • Word-sameness (Synonyms).
    • Oddly-shapen or Oddly-taken Words.
    • Wordiness (Verbosity).
    • Shortened Shapes (p. 23).
  • WORDS OF SPEECH-CRAFT, AND OTHERS, ENGLISHED. WITH SOME NOTES.
    • The Power of the Word-endings.
      • Dead Pennings.
      • Half-Pennings.
    • Dead Pennings.
    • Half-Pennings.
    • The Goodness of a Speech.
  • CLUE TO MATTERS HANDLED.
  • A LIST OF C. KEGAN PAUL AND CO.’S PUBLICATIONS.
    • THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
  • Footnotes
  • Transcriber's Note
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