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Finding books with commentaries

My lord, what a relief. This is a very good start...

http://www.jact.org/publications/goodte ... tguide.php
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Quis est cui...

...rubicunda subvestimenta non placeant? Quantumvis enim inani femellarum sit mente stultitiae illiusque inopiae nos quo dedeceret his bene uti, opus semper iis est mihi, ob tantum earum "crurum radicis" odorem! Modo sentio Cl2 modo flores; qui autem utut mi didit quodcunqueque eius generis iam deficit odore. Nimium me iactavi pretioque hauquaquam antehac praedicto. Scio exsistere alias. Claudite ora ac dicite mihi num esse 9 ut annos natam 17 vero rubicundis variisque aliis coloribus subvestimentis voceve ...
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Instrumental vs Ablative

Hi all,

I'm a student of Latin, and I have decided to do some study of Anglo-Saxon for fun and diversion. I notice there is a case called the instrumental case in Anglo-Saxon. I found a reference to it on the web that states, "the instrumental case indicates that a noun is the instrument or means by which the subject achieves or accomplishes an action."

Okay...isn't this basically what the ablative case does? If so, ...
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I can't translate something.. ^^

Hello everyone!:D well, it's my first time posting here...;)
I have a big problem... I promised my teacher to do exercises and to translate some texts during my holidays (which I'm having now). I spent almost one hour thinking about one *stupid* sentence!:x Can you, please, help me with it? ^^ Here it is:
"Socrates, vir magnae doctrinae ac singulari prudentia, Xanthippem uxorem duxerat, mulierem iurgiosam et ...
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The Relationship of Voice and Transitiveness

I've looked at a few grammars, but I'm still confused about how voice--especially the middle voice--relates to transitiveness. In Dana and Mantey's book, I read that transitiveness belongs to the verbal idea, and that voice sometimes affects the verbal idea (Section.151). From Smyth (Section.1717) I gathered that the Direct Reflexive Middle would indicate transitiveness, because the self is the direct object. But Smyth also says (Section.1706) that the object of a transitive verb is always ...
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Something I was wondering about~Very Advanced Question

Hi Everyone,

I have one of those more advanced questions about Classical Greek. Has there been any kind of writing that has come to light from the time of Homer?
I know that papyrus scraps have been found in Egypt basically in what we would call trash piles today. Has anything been found there relating to this?
I have wondered about the early language and if there was ever anything else found written in the ...
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making questions

now i've been taking latin classes at my university (YAY !), it's really exciting

i work with D'Ooge book since august, and i can say it helps me out TOO MUCH, it's pretty easy to get into

well... every class my latin teacher gives us some exercises to do, homework, and i've been thinking if you can correct me (sometimes), not answer the questions but only see if i'm doing good

i don't wanna bother ...
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I thought we were safe.

Oh no! They've started spamming message boards now.

This is a most unwelcome development. Is it possible to delete entire threads?
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Wow this is....

...strange? miraculous? I don't know what to think:

*warning: this might gross you out and may give you insomnia :wink:
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6998205/?GT1=6190
:o :shock:
Read more : Wow this is.... | Views : 390 | Replies : 2 | Forum : Open Board


Grammars

I don't like searching throught PDF files, so I think I should buy a grammar.

Is Smyth still considered to be the best available?
Read more : Grammars | Views : 966 | Replies : 4 | Forum : Learning Greek


 

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