Excerpt from Tiw: Or, a View of the Roots and Stems of the English as a Teutonic Tongue As long as the root-forms end in clippings formed by speech-wear from -ng, I should call them roots; but when the final root-clip ping becomes one Of another kind, I should rather take the word formed by it as a stem. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.