SUBJECTS OF INSTRUCTION.
English a. This course consists of a review of the principles of English grammar, special attention being given to common errors. Drill in punctuation, letter writing, and paragraph writing are given. Weekly themes, written or oral, on subjects drawn from experience are required. The literature taken up is of two kinds : books studied carefully in class, and books for outside reading. Those studied intensively in 1912-1913 will be taken from the following : Scott, "Lady of the Lake," "Ivanhoe;" Lowell, "Vision of Sir Launfal;" Irving, "Sketch Book;" Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar;" Tennyson, "Idylls of the King," "Enoch Arden." Those read outside of the class will be from this list: Hale, "Man Without a Country;" Dickens', "Christmas Carol;" Ruskin, "King of the Golden River;" Irving, "Alhambra;" Kipling, "Jungle Books;" Thompson, "Wild Animals I Have Known;" "Classic Myths;" Aldrich, "Story of the Bad Boy;" Mark Twain, "Tom Sawyer;" Hamlin Garland, "Main Traveled Roads;" Defoe, "Robinson Cru
Text: Syke's Composition; a standard English Grammar.