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" Its highly spiritual genius, and wonderfully happy development and condition, have been the result of a surprisingly intimate union of the two noblest languages in modern Europe, the Teutonic and the Romance. "
Haydn's Dictionary of Dates: Relating to All Ages and Nations, for Universal ... - Page 244
by Joseph Haydn, Benjamin Vincent - 1874 - 930 pages
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Journalism Versus Art

Max Eastman - Digital images - 1916 - 146 pages
...exquisite sensibility of the English folk that has conveyed to us through all these hideous onslaughts "a veritable power of expression, such as perhaps never stood at the command of any other people." I quote from Jacob Grimm. "In wealth, good sense and closeness of structure, no other...
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Proceedings, Volume 3

Royal Institution of Great Britain - Science - 1862
...bad that we should thus undervalue our own speech, of which Grimm had said, " The English language possesses a veritable power of expression, such as perhaps never stood at the command of any other language of man." The speaker then asked, how was English taught? He quoted Quintilian as to...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 42

William Lonsdale Watkinson, William Theophilus Davison - Theology - 1874
...speakers and writers do not attain a competent knowledge of that tongue which, according to Grimm, " possesses a veritable power of expression such as perhaps never stood at the command of any other language of man." ART. VIII. — 1. Histoire du Synod* General de VEglise Reformee de France....
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Brain Ticklers in English

Vijaya Kumar - 2004 - 198 pages
...Delhi, Lasertypeset by : Shivtan Graphics, Delhi-110051 Printed at: GyanSagar Delhi. PREFACE English possesses a veritable power of expression such as perhaps never stood at the command of any other language of men. It has drawn elements from many sources, hence its copiousness of vocabulary...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 22

William Lonsdale Watkinson, William Theophilus Davison - 1864
...than whom noue is more competent, and who has no lack of love for his native German, ascribes to it ' a veritable power of expression, such as, perhaps, never stood at the command of any other language of men.' ' Its highly spiritual genius, and wonderfully happy development and condition,...
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The New Era: Or, The Coming Kingdom

Josiah Strong - Christian sociology - 1893 - 374 pages
...of free middle sounds which cannot be taught, but only learned, is the cause of an essential force of expression such as perhaps never stood at the command of any other language of men. Its entire, highly intellectual and won1 The English Language, p. 53. ' Methodiit...
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