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Hello!

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Hello!

Hello everyone!

My name is Louise. I'm a law student living in Germany, though I won't be situated there for much longer, since I will move to London in a few weeks- so excited!
Since I currently have a little more free time on my hands than usually, I ...

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on Sun Apr 30, 2017 2:46 pm
 

Attributive and predicative adjectives

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Attributive and predicative adjectives

From Mimnermos:

τίς δὲ βίος, τί δὲ τερπνὸν ἄτερ χρυσῆς Ἀφροδίτης;
τεθναίην, ὅτε μοι μηκέτι ταῦτα μέλοι,
κρυπταδίη φιλότης καὶ μείλιχα δῶρα καὶ εὐνή·
οἷ’ ἥβης ἄνθεα γίγνεται ἁρπαλέα
ἀνδράσιν ἠδὲ γυναιξίν· ἐπεὶ δ’ ὀδυνηρὸν ἐπέλθῃ
γῆρας, ὅ τ’ αἰσχρὸν ὁμῶς καὶ καλὸν ἄνδρα τιθεῖ, ...


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on Sun Apr 30, 2017 2:21 pm
 

Ancient Greek 1001 nights

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Ancient Greek 1001 nights

I was surfing the web today and I stumbled upon the tales of Syntipas and the seven sages. If you enjoy Aesop, this stuff is fun for beginners.

Greek:
https://books.google.com/books?id=uQRSA ... as&f=false

Italian:
https://books.google.com/books?id=17xTA ... as&f=false ...

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on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:42 am
 

Spoken Latin

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Spoken Latin

Several attempts have been made over the past few years to set up a workable Latin space online for Spoken Latin. There was always a problem with an adequate video/audio interface.

I was recently introduced to the Houseparty app, which is free; this app solves the problem of ...

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on Fri Apr 28, 2017 9:31 pm
 

Preferred 'Odyssey' Reading For NuGrkStu ???

Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry



Preferred 'Odyssey' Reading For NuGrkStu ???

Could someone recommend the best way to read Homer's 'Odyssey' by recommending a good translation and supplemental materials?

What I mean is my default is to buy from the Loeb Classic Library however I've found it hard to find translations supplied on the opposing ...

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on Fri Apr 28, 2017 9:27 pm
 

16th-century Latin questions

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16th-century Latin questions

Hello Textkitters, I regret not having spent much time here in the last couple of months, I've been very busy and will be for another couple of weeks. Still, here I come crawling back hoping that one of you can help me out with a couple of ...

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on Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:11 pm
 

Short Latin Compostion - a play off a Biblical line

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Short Latin Compostion - a play off a Biblical line

Background:
I’m trying to write a line of prayer in Latin that is playing off of Psalm 19:14 (the Vulgate appears to have this line as Psalm 18:15) (In English it runs along the lines of “May the words of ...

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on Thu Apr 27, 2017 10:51 pm
 

Ben-Hur Translation Page 39: Malluch's Tale

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Ben-Hur Translation Page 39: Malluch's Tale

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Then he was taken before Caiphas, the high priest, who asked him: “I adjure thee by the living God to tell us if thou art the Christ, the Son of God”
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on Thu Apr 27, 2017 10:50 pm
 

Art of Time

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Art of Time

Hey guys, I'm completely new here. I was curious to know if there is a proper translation to say the "Art of Time". Would it be "Ars Tempus"?

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on Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:14 pm
 

Greetings

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Greetings

Hello everyone,

I just began learning Latin and thought it would be interesting to be part of the community since I have learned so much from this website.

But first let me introduce myself.

I am a native Spanish and French speaker and to me the ultimate goal in ...

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on Thu Apr 27, 2017 5:45 pm
 
 

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