McGuffey's Eclectic Primer, Revised Edition eBook

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Ann h th s

[Illustration:  Cat]

The cat the rat

The cat has a rat.

The rat ran at Ann.

Ann has a cat.

The cat ran at the rat.


Nat hat fan can f

[Illustration:  Children playing at the seashore.]

a fan a hat

Ann and Nat.

Ann has a fan.

Nat has a hat.

Ann can fan Nat.


man cap lad sat

l m p s

[Illustration:  Boy running and old man, with gout, sitting.]

a cap the lad

A man and a lad.

The man sat; the lad ran.

The man has a hat.

The lad has a cap.


The cat and the rat ran.

Ann sat, and Nat ran.

A rat ran at Nat.

Can Ann fan the lad?

The man and the lad.

The man has a cap.

The lad has a fan.

Has Ann a hat?

Ann has a hat and a fan.

[Illustration:  Script Exercise: 

a at rat sat

can cap lad and

The cat ran.  Ann ran.

The man has a hat.


dog Rab fat Nat’s

o b g

[Illustration:  Boy and dog watching cat on post.]

Nat’s cap a fat dog

Has the lad a dog?

The lad has a fat dog.

The dog has Nat’s cap.

Nat and Rab ran.

Rab ran at a cat.


see sees frog

on log e

[Illustration:  Boy sitting on fence, watching frog sitting on log.]

a log the frog

See the frog on a log.

Rab sees the frog.

Can the frog see Rab?

The frog can see the dog.

Rab ran at the frog.


it stand Ann’s is lamp mat i

[Illustration:  Mother with girl holding cat, by lamplight.]

a mat the stand

See the lamp!  It is on a mat.

The mat is on the stand.

The lamp is Nat’s, and the mat is Ann’s.


Tom nag not him catch he his ch

[Illustration:  Boy and dog chasing horse.]

See the nag!  It is Tom’s nag.

Can Tom catch his nag?

He can not catch him.

The dog ran at the nag, and the nag ran.


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