May, an irregular active verb, signifying aquot;to have and to exercise might or strength , aquot; indie, mooil, pres. tense, second pers. ... they essay* td to thrust any thing like our modernized philosophical grammar down the throats of their cotemporaries.
|Title||:||English Grammar in Familiar Lectures ... Embracing a New Systematick Order of Parsing, a New System of Punctuation, Exercises in False Syntax, and a System of Philosophical Grammar ... to which are Added. A Compendium, an Appendix, and a Key to the Exercises|