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Five great professions have hitherto existed in every civilized nation. The soldier's profession is to defend it; the pastor's to teach it; the physician's to keep it in health; the lawyer's to enforce justice in it; the merchant's to provide for it. And the duty of all these men is, on due occasion, to die for it.—RUSKIN hith er to civ' i lize
oc ca' sion due pas' tor
pro fes' sion
pro vide ex ist'
2 phy si' cian
pro vi' sion jus' tice
en force' From dictation, write the quotation from Ruskin in Lesson 1.
3 pos ses' sion
col li'sion ex cur' sion di vi' sion pen' sion mis' sion
pas' sion What similarity do you find in the words of Lessons 3 and 4?
4 ex ten' sion
ex pan' sion se clu' sion per mis' sion
ex plo' sion
5. REVIEW Review Lessons 1-4. Write in a column the words ending in sion.
6 Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability.-BACON or' na ment
a bil'i ty
skill' ful a' ble stu' di ous
Talk over in class the meaning of the sentence in to-day's les
gla' cier strait
gey' ser pla teau'
cat' a ract
pen in' su la Ant arc' tic
8 hem' i sphere Aus tra' li a
A' si a Af' ri ca
What does hemi mean?
9 Flor'i da Mis sis sip'pi Della ware Mas sa chu'setts Wy o'ming Louisi an'a Il li nois' Pennsylva'ni a
In writing the names of states in your geography lessons, which have you found hardest to spell?
Review Lessons 6-9.
11 The better part of valor is discretion.-SHAKESPEARE dis cre' tion
12 grat'i tude
faith' ful serv' ice sery' ant
re li' a ble
de vo' tion
Write sentences, using the words in this lesson.
13 ex cla ma' tion ex pla na' tion cel e bra' tion ex claim'
ex plain' at ten' tion hes i ta' tion
14 sen sa' tion
dec la ra' tion im ag i na' tion plan ta' tion an nex a' tion de scrip' tion va ca' tion
Make a list of five words ending in tion, besides the words in this week's lessons.
15. REVIEW Review Lessons 11-14.
16 When watches were first made, they were comparatively large and the hours like clocks. After the striking mechanism was they were reduced in
ornamental than They were set in the heads of canes, in and in rings. size
a ban' doned struck use' ful
con sid' ered brace' lets Which words in this list do you need to study hardest?
Copy the paragraph about watches, filling in the blanks with words from the spelling list.
17 mech'a nism
com par' a tive ly ma chin' er y
en gi neer'
18 yacht cruise
19 ca noe schoon' er
an' chor voy' age
wheel 20. REVIEW Review Lessons 16-19. Write the words in alphabetical order.
21 Watches and clocks had only one hand, which - the hour.
and second hands were later. Devices have been to counteract the effect of — on the mechanism of timepieces, so that they run in all kinds of in' di cat ed u'ni form ly add' ed min' ute in tro duced' orig'i nal ly weath' er tem' per a ture
Fill the blanks with words from the spelling list. Study especially the words in the first two columns. What is the meaning of uniformly?
22 de vice ef fect'
coun ter act' di' al pen' du lum main' spring
fig' ures Effect, as a noun, means the result produced by some cause. Explain the meaning of effect in the sentence of Lesson 21.