Textkit Logo

It is currently Sun Nov 23, 2014 1:41 pm

News News of Open Board

Site map of Open Board » Forum : Open Board

Textkit is a learning community- introduce yourself here. Use the Open Board to introduce yourself, chat about off-topic issues and get to know each other.

Latin Poetry

Here is some Latin poetry, not to mention quite a lot of other literature, if you explore the rest of the site.
Read more : Latin Poetry | Views : 1948 | Replies : 2


Latin : Latinity :: Greek : ?

This is making me crazy.

When you want to talk about the correct, classical quality of some random Latin text, you talk about the latinity. Then you can say things like "Cicero would never have used a subjunctive that way" and you go correct the phrasing.

I haven't been able to find an appropriate word for this in Greek which we can also use in English. My first guess was something like Helleneia, but that ...
Read more : Latin : Latinity :: Greek : ? | Views : 3120 | Replies : 19


Aoidoi.org one year old

Actually, it happened last week, but this month marks the one year anniversary of my public announcement of Aoidoi's existence.

Only about 1000 poems left to comment! Ignoring the Anthology, of course. :lol:
Read more : Aoidoi.org one year old | Views : 3996 | Replies : 18


Buying E Books

Has anyone tried purchasing downloaded Ebooks from Amazon (esp. any Latin or Greek texbooks)? There are isn't a lot to choose from at the moment but the idea has definite appeal - cheaper, faster etc. Especially as I am now used to reading the Textkit books on my laptop.

I would be very interested to hear some feedback on this - I think the idea of Ebooks will revolutionise reading as much as the invention ...
Read more : Buying E Books | Views : 4113 | Replies : 23


A site right up my alley..Greek and Latin textbooks reviewed

For those who enjoy learning more about Greek and Latin textbooks this is an excellent resource.

http://classicsteacher.co.uk/index.htm

The comments about each book are very helpful!
Read more : A site right up my alley..Greek and Latin textbooks reviewed | Views : 1414 | Replies : 0


Sanskrit Documents

Just in case there's are many who are interested in Sanskrit.

http://sanskrit.gde.to/

They are summoning volunteers, So if you are good at hindi or sanskrit and are eager, ... :)
Read more : Sanskrit Documents | Views : 1644 | Replies : 0


In the next 40 minutes

a------
Read more : In the next 40 minutes | Views : 13005 | Replies : 75


translation of ancient vedic texts and excerpts

hey evone :D


can anyone post links to guidelines for translation of ancient aryan texts in indic languages into latin? for example sanskrit ! ? ....

<guidelines = direct interpretation,....syntactic protocols,.....substitution indexes...etc>


thenkya 8)

hail indra
hail thor
Read more : translation of ancient vedic texts and excerpts | Views : 557 | Replies : 2


sup?

why are the boards so quiet these days? what's everyone up to?

phil is probably out celebrating that new zealand just whomped canada *royally* at the rugby world cup (68-6!).... oh well, canadians have never been known for our rugby skills :P

here, winter is quickly approaching, the air is cold, and the trees are almost bare. life is busy and good. :)
Read more : sup? | Views : 4617 | Replies : 27


Caesar agains the Celts

I just picked up this book "Caesar against the Celts" by Ramon L Jimenez. I've only read the first chapter so far and it is very good... engaging and well-written. Has anyone else read this?
Read more : Caesar agains the Celts | Views : 766 | Replies : 5


 

Login  •  Register


Statistics

Total posts 102466 • Total topics 13085 • Total members 18251