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Gulliver`s Travels
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dictate
Used in
Gulliver`s Travels
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  • I freely confess, that all the little knowledge I have of any value, was acquired by the lectures I received from my master, and from hearing the discourses of him and his friends; to which I should be prouder to listen, than to dictate to the greatest and wisest assembly in Europe.  (not reviewed by editor)

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