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Learn Latin from the Romans : a complete introductory course using textbooks from the Roman Empire / Eleanor Dickey.

Author/Creator:
Dickey, Eleanor, author.
Publication:
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 512 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Latin language -- Textbooks.
Latin language.
Form/Genre:
Textbooks.
Contents:
Introduction: What Latin is
The pronounciation of Latin.
Part one (1. Verbs: inflection and word order ; 2. Nouns: nominative, vocative and accusative of first and second declensions ; 3. Adjectives: gender, agreement, neuters, and vocabulary format ; 4. Tenses: future, perfect, and principal parts ; 5. Genitive case, sum ; First and second conjugations, perfect participles ; 7. Dative case, possum ; 8. Second declension in -r and -ius, substantivization ; 9. Ablative case, prepositions, eō ; 10. Demonstratives and imperatives ; 11. Reading texts)
Part two (12. Personal pronouns, partitive and objective genitives ; 13. Present subjunctive, quis ; 14. Third declension ; 15. Subordination, imperfect subjunctive, purpose clauses ; 16. Sequences of tenses ; 17. Fourth and mixed cnjugations ; 18. Reading practice ; 19. Infinitives and indirect statement ; 20. Reflexives ; 21. Third-declension adjectives ; 22. Reading practice)
Part three (23. Demonstratives, ablative of agent ; 24. Participles ; 25. Relative clauses and volō ; 26. Reading practice ; 27. Deponent verbs: forms from first two principal parts ; 28. Indirect commands ; 29. Deponent verbs: perfect-stem forms ; 30. Fear clauses and long sentences ; 31. Reading poetry)
Part four (32. Passive voice, agent and means ; 33. Result clauses ; 34. Fourth and fifth declensions, uses of the ablative ; 35. Time and place ; 36. Reading practice ; 37. Nōlō and mālō ; 38. Regular comparison ; 39. Imperfect tense ; 40. Irregular comparison, negatives ; 41. Gerundives ; 42. Reading practice ; 43. Adverbs ; 44. Pluperfect and future-perfect tenses ; 45. Impersonal verbs ; 46. Perfect and pluperfect subjunctives ; 47. More subordinate clauses ; 48. Reading practice)
Part five (49. Ferō, Roman names ; 50. Conditional clauses ; 51. Fiō, conditionals continued ; 52. Iste and ipse ; 53. Reading practice ; 54. Indirect questions ; 55. Numbers ; 56. Relative clauses with the subjunctive, participle overview ; 57. Ablative absolute ; 58. Idem, expressions of price and value ; 59. Reading practice ; 60. Gerunds I ; 61. Gerunds II)
Appendices (62. How to use the appendices ; 63. Further grammatical explanations and exercises ; 64. Key for further exercises ; 65. Alphabetical glossary of grammatical terminology ; 66. The metre of Virgil's Aeneid)
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1924 Book Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1924 Book Fund.
ISBN:
9781107140844
1107140846
9781316506196
1316506193
OCLC:
1030445297
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