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Audio Cic. + Hom.

I remember there have already been posts about audio - tapes on the net. But I don't know, if there are audio - tapes on Cicero, Cato, De senectute and on Homer, Odyssea, 7 and 9.
Does any one know where I can find these on the net, please?


Thank you very much,

cordially,

Moerus
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Latin translator wanted

Hi I run a tattoos related website and currently use translators for arabic/sanskrit/hindi/chinese etc, I would really like to add Latin to the list so that people could get phrases for the basis of a tattoo as its quite popular.

If anyone is interested please email me, I pay £2 per phrase.

Regards
ww.tattoos-by-design.co.uk
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The Fine Art of Philology

Two questions:

1) What are the good philology books? I've got Sihler, and I understand that it's fairly good/authoratative/reasonable (and expensive...). What are the other important works? How do they differ? Are they worth obtaining?

2) How exactly is philology taught? At universities as part of classics courses I would imagine, but otherwise? I have no idea. All I know I've picked up by browsing Sihler (a fascinating past-time... can take up hours)
And what ...
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phpBB question

Owner/programmer:

Where were you able to put your google adsense code in order to get such tailored listings? I put mine in the overall_footer, and I think all google sees is 15 uses of post and 9 of forum, and only gives me MBA-related ads.
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sentences confirmation 2

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Note: Continuation of final seven sentences from initial e-mail titled, "sentences confirmation."

8. Experience teaches.
-- Experentia docet.

9. The Goddess ought to show her pictures to me.
-- Dea picturas mihi monstrare debet.

10. Minerva ought to teach the girl.
-- Minerva puellam docere debeo.

11. We ought to give houses to the inhabitants of Lydia.
-- Incolis Lydiae, casas debemus donare.

12. Give me wisdom, Goddess.
-- Dea, dona me sapientia.

13. ...
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sentences confirmation

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Yes, can someone confirm the correctness of these first seven out of fourteen sentences (final seven in another e-mail titled, "sentences confirmation 2"):

1. The house is small, but it is pretty.
-- Casa est parva, sed pulchra est.

2. The girls are angry about the story.
-- Puellae iratae sunt de fabula.

3. The stories are new.
-- Fabulae novae sunt.

4. We are telling tales to the little girls.
-- Narramus puellae ...
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Ablative of place where

A sentence from Jenney:
"Hoc in loco ab animali interfectus sum."
Does the first part still translate to "in this place", despite "hoc" coming before "in"?
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BLD 249

I have for the third time come across "summo terrore commoti" and I have narrowed the translation to "filled with utmost terror" but this never fits well into the whole sentence being:

Hostes ubi pontem quem Romani fecerant viderunt, summo terrore commoti, sine more fugam parare inceperunt.

Any suggestions on a smoother English translation of the phrase would be greatly appreciated.
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I need help with translation from English to Latin

Hi everybody!

Could someone please give me a grammatically correct Latin translation of the following sentence?

"You did well to turn to our society."

Thanks a lot!
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Groton and May Early Inquiry

Greetings,

I think I've managed to reason out a solution to my own question - but I'm posting here in a search for confirmation - just in case.

After working very hard to ensure that I truly understand my first two chapters of Wheelock, I dove into the first of 38 Latin Stories. While understanding the tale was simple - I wanted to be sure that I was really grasping why the words meant what ...
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