Who's Online

We have 55 guests online
0
Search
Search Only:

Search Keyword [footnote

Total: 50 results found.

Page 3 of 3
41. AN ASCENT OF KILAUEA
(Lessons/Short Stories)
[Footnote: Kilauea: a volcano on the island of Hawaii.] At last we found ourselves at the very edge of the old crater, the bed of which, three or four hundred feet beneath us, was surrounded by steep ...
42. THE ADIRONDACKS
(Lessons/Short Stories)
... [Footnote: Musquash: muskrat.] degrees. Passing on through the forest, after many adventures with the pine knots, we reached, about the middle of the afternoon, our destination, Nate's Pond--a pretty ...
43. IN BRITTANY
(Lessons/Short Stories)
... pursuits they seemed inclined to follow,--breaking horses, [Footnote: Breaking horses: training horses to work, an expression familiar to every country child.] mending roads, and getting drunk. The markets ...
44. SCHOOL DAYS AT THE CONVENT
(Lessons/Short Stories)
 I waited for night and supper very impatiently. Recreation time began as soon as we left the refectory. [Footnote: Refectory: the dining hall.] In summer the two classes went to the garden. In winter ...
45. THE TABOO
(Lessons/Short Stories)
There is a marked similarity, almost an identity, between the religious institutions of most of the Polynesian islands; [Footnote: Polynesian Islands: in the Pacific, just east of Australia.] and in all ...
46. OUT OF DOORS
(Lessons/Short Stories)
St. Guido [Footnote: Saint Guido was a fanciful name given to the little boy because his shock of golden curls looked like the nimbus around a saint's head.] ran out at the garden gate into a sandy lane, ...
47. FOR THOSE WHO LOVE MUSIC
(Lessons/Short Stories)
I had engaged him by the year. Twice a week he came and went through his whole repertoire, and lately, out of sympathy for me, he would play the _Miserere_ of the _Trovatore_, [Footnote: Miserere of the ...
48. AN ADVENTURE
(Lessons/Short Stories)
During the expedition to Upper Egypt under General Desaix, a Provencal [Footnote: Provencal. Provence was an ancient government of southeastern France. It became part of the crown lands in 1481 under ...
49. CATS
(Lessons/Short Stories)
... it built on arches. In the middle is a green garth [Footnote: Garth: an inclosure, a yard.] with cypresses and yews dotted about; and when you look up you see the blue sky cut square, and the hot tiles ...
50. A LEAF IN THE STORM
(Lessons/Short Stories)
...  [Footnote: This extract is taken from a story by the same title. The chief characters are the peasant Bernadou, his wife Margot, and his old grandmother Reine Allix. The scene is laid during the Franco-Prussian ...
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 Next > End >>
Copyright © 2007-2012 resources-teachers.com All Rights Reserved || Privacy Policy
RocketTheme Joomla Templates