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Copywork phrases

SAYINGS, WISE AND OTHERWISE. Anger punishes Itself. All is not lost that Is in peril. Blind men’s wives need no paint. As is the workman, so is the work. Abundance, like want, ruins many. Use pastime so as not to lose time. Trip broth is better than no porridge. (I have no idea what this […]

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Sentences for copywork or the commonplace book

He that avoideth not small faults, by little and little falleth into greater.  Thomas a Kempis Stand by your conscience, your honor, your faith.  Stand like a hero and battle till death. Wilson He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a […]

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Mayflower Compact

“In the name of God, Amen. We whose names are underwritten, the loyal subjects of our dread Sovereign Lord King James, by the Grace of God of Great Britain, France, and Ireland King, Defender of the Faith, etc. Having undertaken for the Glory of God and advancement of the Christian Faith and Honour of our […]

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Copywork Schedule

This is from about three years ago: I just instituted a new copywork schedule for my teens, and I share it here in the event that it might spark an idea for somebody else. We’ve done it in more focused ways in the past, but recently, I’ve had them copy short passages of various books, […]

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Cursive Handwriting Copywork, Taming of the Shrew

You can copy the following bits of dialogue from the play Taming of the Shrew and paste them into this website cursive generator and print.   Ne’er ask me what raiment I’ll wear, for I have no more doublets than backs, no more stockings than legs. Frame your mind to mirth and merriment, Which bars […]

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