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Salvete, from Arkansas

This isn't my first post, nor even my second, but greetings are still appropriate, I think.

Named David, I hail from John Brown University in Northwest Arkansas. JBU is not affiliated in any way with the radical abolitionist John Brown who led the raid on Harper's Ferry before the Civil War. The John Brown who founded my school was a Christian evangelist who lived during the early part of the 20th century. Thus, JBU is ...
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Study Groups for Pharr


I noticed one of the pharr study groups finished (it is beyond the last day in the schedule). When will another one start up again? I'm interested in joining one.

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H&Q 12 English to Greek

Can someone look over these English to Greek sentences, please? The topics for this unit are:
a. Present and imperfect of –mi verbs
b. Fear clauses

1. When we heard the messenger in the assembly, we feared that the hoplites would not lead the women down to the sea.
o9/te de\ to\n a)/ggelon h)kou/samen e)n th|= e)kklhsi/a| to/te e)fobh/qhmen mh\ oi( o(pli/tai ta\j gunai=kaj pro\j qa/lassan ou) katago/goien.

2. Do not fear ...
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I know it has got nothing to do with classics, but I'm having some fun translating one of my favourite Robert E. Howard tales to latin. So that's where I got so far, comments are welcome :D

Turris Elephanti

Faces turpiter in comissationibus Maulis micabant, ubi fures orientis noctu comissabantur. In Maule ii combibere fremereque sicut vellent poterant, quia probi homines istam regionem detestabantur et vigiles, ...
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Missing parts of fio

If fimus and fitis are not used in good prose, what do you use instead? And what on earth is wrong with fimus and fitis anyway?

Also, while I'm here, what is the passive infinitive of esse to eat. Is it edi?
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Welcome from Louisiana

Hello All,

I am a second year New Testament Greek student at a liberal arts college in Louisiana. I look forward to this site.
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Ecce Romani


I'm in Latin 1 and I use this textbook. How come there isn't a forum for this textbook? Is it unpopular or just a poor textbook? Thanks
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I am just a mass spectrometer at the moment! (T SHIRTS)

I just deflect ionic threads all over the place!

aww thanks nick for your faith in me! I had some ideas before, just a few suggestions:

Obviously these are just ideas, my drawing sucks but the main aim is to confer ideas.

Unless you think it should be otherwise, just d'ooge it on the back ?

1. Image

2. Image

This one is a muscle top so tight, get the f(x) on the bench lads! ...
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f(spinoff) textkit store!


This was a month or two after mariek and I came and frankly gave these fora a kick up the backside with our tard questions and lack of fear from erring.

Ah thank you mariek for digging up such a wonderful thread! hehe 2003 such a long time ago! I forget how long some of us have been here and the special times we had! Especially during my first summer here. haha that was ...
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Something I've been meaning to ask for a while.

Could you translate my university's motto...

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