G before e or t has the sound of j in jest or g in gin ; as, gelo (pron.jay-to) frost; giro, (jee-ro) turn; gi6rno, (j^e-or'no) ^y s g^nima, gem, G followed by a, o, u is pronounced as in english; thus, gilto, a cat, g61fo, a gulfj gusto, taste, — If gg comes before the vowel e, or t^ the former g sounds like d and the latter like j in jest; as, 6ggi, to-day.

GH is pronounced like g in give or gh in ghost; as, gh6lto, Jewry, ghirlanda, garland, GL before a, e, o, u is pronounced hard as in english ; as, g Wdio, a sword, gl6ba, a glebe, gl6bo, a globe, gluline, glue.

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Ac- companied by a consonant or at the beginning of a wordy Digitized by Vj OOQ IC — 6 — NOUNS. Nouns ending in o are of the masculine gender, and form their plural in ij as, libro, libri, book, books, fanciullo, fan- ci Alli, boy, boys.

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We encourage the use of public domain materials for these purposes and may be able to help. the m^th or 6pening of a kiln Abboeeat6re , -trice, tmf. to imbibe , bec6me imbtied, ▲bbominibile, adj, abominable, 6dion8 Abbominam^ato, «m. A public domain book is one that was never subject to copyright or whose legal copyright term has expired. to make good, to admit (an aecdant) Abbonkrsi, vrf. Whether a book is in the public domain may vary country to country. to gr6w c&lm, became stil- led (siil Morlption Abbonam^nto, tin. to get bitter, impr^Te; -— ad no giornile , to sobseribe for , or becdme a sobecriber to a johrnal Abbondam^nto, m. GN in the syllables gna, gne, gni, gno, gnu has a liquid sound similar to that of ni in the words banib, companion, pinion, onion; as, compigno, a companion, bigno, a bath, s6gno, a dream, agn^llo, a lamb, ignudo, naked, incognito, incognito. S in italian as in english has two sounds, the hard and the soft, or the sharp and the flat. to fall off, decline, get dis- heartened; — &rsi, vrf. GUj4, GUE, GUI, are pronounced like gwa, gway, guee in english; as, guincia, cheek, guerra, war, guida, guide. Betwen two vowels it has gene- rally the flat or soft sound as heard in [the english word ease; thus, viso, a visage, r6sa, a rose, arnfee, harness. There are bat two genders in Italian; all nouns whether they relate to persons, things or abstract qualities, are either mascu- line or feminine. Nouns ending in t are part masculine part feminine, and have no distinction of number; as, eclissi, eclipse, eclissi, eclipses.