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Introduction

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Introduction

I understand that I need to provide an introduction to post on this board.

I was meditating on James White's slavish adherence to Granville Sharpe's "rule" in 2P2:1 to "prove" the deity of Christ. Having lived long enough along with a Masters in TESOL (some familiarity with human language), ...

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on Tue Jan 17, 2017 8:04 pm
 

New Member !

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New Member !

salvetes omnes!

Hello, my name is Paul. I'm 18 (soon 19) and from Indiana.

I've had no formal education trying to learn Latin, but I have been interested in it for a while and only recently trying to learn it, and I just found this forum today! ...

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on Tue Jan 17, 2017 6:23 am
 

No subject? Koine

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No subject? Koine

I just saw this phrase in one of my textbooks. Is it correct? It is one of the only times I have seen a construction without a subject expressed or implied within a noun, participle, adjective or verb. I suppose God here is implied, but the case ...

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on Mon Jan 16, 2017 12:13 am
 

Strabo 17.1.27 genetive

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Strabo 17.1.27 genetive

νυνὶ μὲν οὖν ἐστι πανέρημος ἡ πόλις, τὸ ἱερὸν ἔχουσα τῷ Αἰγυπτίῳ τρόπῳ κατεσκευασμένον ἀρχαῖον, ἔχον πολλὰ τεκμήρια τῆς Καμβύσου μανίας καὶ ἱεροσυλίας, ὃς τὰ μὲν πυρὶ τὰ δὲ σιδήρῳ διελωβᾶτο τῶν ἱερῶν, ἀκρωτηριάζων καὶ περικαίων, καθάπερ καὶ τοὺς ὀβελίσκους, ὧν δύο καὶ εἰς Ῥώμην ἐκομίσθησαν οἱ ...

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on Sun Jan 15, 2017 8:39 pm
 

why genitive?

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why genitive?

1) In Orberg's LLPSI Cap XLIV (simplified Livy) Orberg is describing the division of Roman men into Centurias.

Having described the prima classis he goes on to describe the secunda as follows:

Additae huic classi duae fabrum centuriae, quae sine armis stipendia facerent.

He's saying that added to ...

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on Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:08 am
 

Favorite Greek Textbooks?

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Favorite Greek Textbooks?

What are your guys favorite Ancient Greek textbooks?

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on Sat Jan 14, 2017 6:29 pm
 

Graded readers in Ancient Greek -poll

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Graded readers in Ancient Greek -poll

The need for comprehensible input is something that has often debated yet I am still unclear as to why people disagree or even if they disagree. If you have time please post your reasons along with your vote.

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on Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:57 pm
 

Competition to Promote Ancient Greek

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Competition to Promote Ancient Greek

Agon Armonias 2017

Call for an international competition to promote ancient Greek language!


This year, your task is to produce a short movie clip (max. 10 min) showing a short drama scene to promote the Ancient Greek language.
Your clip should be able to enthuse ...

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on Mon Jan 09, 2017 5:47 pm
 

aetātem eōs - Roma Aeterna XLVII Lines 17–20

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aetātem eōs - Roma Aeterna XLVII Lines 17–20

Incipiēmus igitur ā Solōne clārō — quoniam dē Homērō et Hēsiodō inter omnēs ferē scrīptōrēs cōnstitit aetātem eōs ēgisse vel iīsdem ferē temporibus vel Homērum aliquantō antīquiōrem;

I shall begin, then, with the illustrious Solon; for, as regards Homer and Hesiod, it ...

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on Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:14 pm
 

Anth. Pal. 5.189

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Anth. Pal. 5.189

A friend and I are a bit puzzled by the first line of this short epigram (in the paraclausithyron genre) from the Anthologia Palatina, attributed to Asclepiades of Samos:

Νὺξ μακρὴ καὶ χεῖμα, μέσην δ᾽ ἐπὶ Πλειάδα δύνει·
κἀγὼ πὰρ προθύροις νίσσομαι ὑόμενος,
τρωθεὶς τῆς δολίης κείνης ...

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on Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:34 pm
 
 

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