This scarce antiquarian book comprises a comprehensive and accessible guide written with the intention of easing children into the basic principles of English grammar. This first volume treats only the parts of speech, the growth of the simple sentence, punctuation, and common errors in English. Chapters included in this book are: The Noun, The Adjective, The Pronoun, The Verb, The Adverb, The Preposition, The Conjunction, The Interjection, Review, Errors in English, and Punctuation Mistakes. A wonderful book to use as the basis of grammar lessons for children, this rare text is a must-have for discerning parents and constitutes a great addition to any collection of antiquarian linguistic texts. We are proud to republish this book here complete with a new introduction to the subject.