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Help!!

I was wandering if anyone could help me translate

"Into your hands at last I have come vanquished. Where I know I must die, so that in myself alone it might be proven how deep the sword bites into conquered flesh"

Into latin for a project that im doing at the moment.

Into your hands-Veni sodes attrecto

But I know that's wrong :s the tenses are wrong.
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Hello

Hi, i don't actually take latin but im trying to teach myself at the moment. I'm slowly getting somewhere.

Latin is such a beautiful language and i first got into it through an english essay. It was a creative writting piece and i set it in Old England and many of the characters had to speak latin so i chose to learn it and since then i've continued to try and teach myself.

I'm into ...
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Vocabulary

What are the Latin words for the following:

neutral

absolute
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Translation help

I'm learning latin from the "teach yourself beginner's latin" book, and I have trouble when it comes to translating from english to latin because of the word order. Can you please check them for me?

-Paul is walking in the wood. The mule is walking with Paul. The mule is not carrying Paul but the sack. Paul is tired and the mule is slow. The mule does not like the wood. The mule watches the ...
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Greek word list

The Greek word list for English and Welsh AS level exams is available at

http://www.etoncollege.com

in a handy pdf file. Select Eton in Action from the first menu and Greek Project from the second.

chrisb
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It's noobie introduction time!

:mrgreen:

I live in Auckland, New Zealand, and am a full-time student this year, and very happy that I was given the address for textkit.

I spend my spare time roleplaying, dodging swords, using public transport and window shopping. 8)
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Need help with a quote

Can anyone translate this to Latin for me?
"I will not forgive myself."
For personal reasons, I plan on getting this tattooed onto my chest, in reverse, so I can read it every time I look into the mirror. If someone could translate it, I'll talke care of the reversing.
Thanks
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I need help with an english-latin translation...please!! :s

I was just wandering if anyone could help me translate a quote into latin

"Love's pleasure lasts but a moment;
Love's sorrow lasts all through life"

I've been trying for so long but i can never get it right :s
thank you so much
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Anybody Have Any Good Jokes?

My joke vocabulary lacks quality. Does anyone have a good one? Post em here!

Here's two to start

A big earthquake with the strength of 8.1 on the Richter scale has hit
Mexico.

Two million Mexicans have died and over a million are injured. The
country is totally ruined and the government doesn't know where to start
with providing help to rebuild.

The rest of the world is in shock.

Canada is sending troopers to ...
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Classical Obstinacy

I have on several occasions praised the novel "The Last Samurai" by Helen DeWitt in this very forum. Here's a brief quote I think most of us here will identify with.

"HC" is the name of a character. I'll not give the background, but will say that he's in trouble:

HC would never back down. He was a linguist, and therefore he had pushed the bounds of obstinacy well beyond anything that is conceivable to ...
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