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BLB, Collar & Daniell, § 27 & 28

From "The Beginner's Latin Book" by Collar and Daniell - can someone be so kind as to check my responses. (With exercise text so no one has to look them up).

Critics welcome. Suggestions taken. Thanks in advance.

Page 10, § 27.I (Nominative and Accusative)
1. The roads are broad. Viae sunt latae.
2. The streets are long. Viae sunt longae.
3. Queens have doves. Reginae columbas habent.
4. The girl has a rose. ...
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Smyth Auction


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Smyth's Greek Grammar comes up for auction only about 5 times a year. I bet it'll sell somewhere in the mid 30s price range. Worth it if the book is in good condition. You'll pay much more through Alibris or Abebooks. You can of course purchase this new as a reprint from Amazon as well. I think it sells for $42.

It's dated 1916, but ...
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I am trying to find the word or words that make up the phrase STET, used as a proofreading mark. i wish to know the word or words in latin (i already know what it means in english).

Thank you.
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kataksiothentes: aorist participle with future meaning?

Luk 20:34 And Jesus answering said unto them, The children of this world marry, and are given in marriage:

Luk 20:35 But they which shall be accounted worthy to obtain that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage:

Luk 20:36 Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection.

"They which ...

uparkhein and einai in Phil 2,6

Phl 2:5 Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus:

Phl 2:6 Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God:

But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men:

And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of ...
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huh??? help please

The "dē fāmā" part is screwing me up. What does the Latin mean?

Amīcus Phaëthontis dē fāmā dīvīnae orīginis dubitat.

Phaëthon's friend doubts divine origin.???

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Wheelock Chaps 7 and 9 key comments

Salvete amici,

I have just completed chaps 5 to 10 and would like to suggest the following for the key provided by Textkit.

Chap 7

In the Rape of Lucretia:

Would the translation be more accurately: .... Sextus raped Lucretia, the wife of Collatinus, and the good woman, because of great love of virtue, killed herself. The ancient Romans used to always praise the virtue and courage of Lucretia and blame the Tarquins.

Chap 9: ...
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latin & greek

I wonder what's the difference between Greek & latin?
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English->Latin Dictionary

Hi :)
Does anyone know anywhere on the net that I could find a English to Latin dictionary? I know there are many online ones to search for a specific word but I would like a list of English words with the Latin translations of them to print off.

If anyone can help I will be very grateful!
Thanks in advance
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Hello, I 'm new here^^

Hello everyone~~
I'm from Beijing, China, and I'm going to study for my master's degree in UK soon. My sinology professor always suggest me to learn Latin, but I have few time and there was no Latin class for new learners in Beijing until recent. I will have my first Latin class next Wednesday!
Happy Birthday to all!
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