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The Archidamian War (practice with cases) - Ancient Greek

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The Archidamian War (practice with cases) - Ancient Greek


433 σῦν τῇ τῶν Ἀθηναίων ὠφελείᾳ, οἱ Κερκυραῖοι ἐνίκησαν τοὺς Κορινθίους.
Ἀθηναῖοι ἤρξατο πολιορκεῖν Ποτίδαιαν
432 τοῖς Σπαρτιάταις ἔδοξε πολεμεῖν τὰς Ἀθήναιας.
ὁ στόλος ὑπὸ τῶν Κορινθίων πεμφθέντες ὥς βοηθοῦντες Ποτιδαίᾳ ἐνικήθησαν.
431 οἱ Σπαρτιάται εἰσέβαλλον εἴς Ἀττικήν.
430 νόσος ...

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on Tue Aug 23, 2016 10:06 pm
 

New Facebook Group: Nerdy Classics Majors

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New Facebook Group: Nerdy Classics Majors

Salvete omnes. It's high time to have a Facebook community for Classics. Thus I've created the new group Nerdy Classics Majors. Please check it out.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1188003901262141/

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on Tue Aug 23, 2016 8:51 pm
 

2Cor 5:19 Exegetical Challange

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2Cor 5:19 Exegetical Challange

2Cor 5:19 ὡς ὅτι θεὸς ἦν ἐν Χριστῷ κόσμον καταλλάσσων ἑαυτῷ, μὴ λογιζόμενος αὐτοῖς τὰ παραπτώματα αὐτῶν, καὶ θέμενος ἐν ἡμῖν τὸν λόγον τῆς καταλλαγῆς.

Late last night I was listening to Michael Bird talking about Christology in Mark's Gospel in dialogue with Bart Ehrman. This ...

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on Tue Aug 23, 2016 6:21 pm
 

Translation Question Again

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Translation Question Again

Hello! Me the beginner in Latin come again.

A friend of me gave me some examples to translate to English like:
There is no one beautiful under the sky.
His answer is:
Est nemo pulchro sub caelo.

I don't how to treat the adjective beautiful here. Why ...

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on Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:22 am
 

Lysis 219e and Hemlock

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Lysis 219e and Hemlock

ἐννοήσωμεν γὰρ οὑτωσί· ὅταν τίς τι περὶ πολλοῦ ποιῆται, οἷόνπερ ἐνίοτε πατὴρ ὑὸν ἀντὶ πάντων τῶν ἄλλων χρημάτων προτιμᾷ, ὁ δὴ τοιοῦτος ἕνεκα τοῦ τὸν ὑὸν περὶ παντὸς ἡγεῖσθαι ἆρα καὶ ἄλλο τι ἂν περὶ πολλοῦ ποιοῖτο; οἷον εἰ αἰσθάνοιτο αὐτὸν κώνειον πεπωκότα, ἆρα περὶ πολλοῦ ...


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on Sun Aug 21, 2016 5:46 pm
 

Ὁ Βρίαν μανθάνει τὴν ῥωμαϊκὴν γλώσσαν

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Ὁ Βρίαν μανθάνει τὴν ῥωμαϊκὴν γλώσσαν

Ἡ κινηματογραφή·
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAfKFKBlZbM

Κεντυρίων:
Τὶ θέλει εἶναι τοῦτο; "ROMANES EUNT DOMUS"? "Ἄνθρωποι ὀνόματι Ῥωμάνες, ἔρχονται, ἡ οἰκία;"
Βρίαν:
Λέγει, λέγει δὴ «Ῥωμαῖοι, ἔλθετε οἴκαδε!»

Κεντυρίων:
Τοῦτο οὐ λέγει. Πῶς ῥωμαϊστὶ καλοῦμεν τὸν Ῥωμαῖον;

Βρίαν ἑαυτὸν οὐκ οἶδε.

Κεντυρίων:
ἄγε, ἄγε δή!

Βρίαν:
(οὐ βεβαιῶς) ...

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on Sat Aug 20, 2016 7:53 pm
 

Luciano Canepari on Latin pronunciation?

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Luciano Canepari on Latin pronunciation?

Has any of you Textkittens acquainted themselves with Luciano Canepari's take of Latin pronunciation? I can only guess that it isn't totally new nor hardly the length of Allen's Vox Latina, but there may still be a little something. I have very vaguely understood that ...

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on Sat Aug 20, 2016 5:09 pm
 

Syntax Challenge: Sophocles OT 1326-1327

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Syntax Challenge: Sophocles OT 1326-1327

Syntax Challenge:
Explain the syntax: οὐ γάρ με ... ὅμως.

Sophocles Oedipus tyrannus
Line 1326

Ἰὼ φίλος,
σὺ μὲν ἐμὸς ἐπίπολος ἔτι μόνιμος· ἔτι γὰρ
ὑπομένεις με τὸν τυφλὸν κηδεύων.
Φεῦ φεῦ,
οὐ γάρ με λήθεις, ἀλλὰ γιγνώσκω σαφῶς,
καίπερ σκοτεινός, τήν γε σὴν αὐδὴν ...

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on Sat Aug 20, 2016 4:56 pm
 

Instagram Latin

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Instagram Latin

If any of you have Instagram, I have started producing 1 minute long Latin videos (restored classical pronunciation) of #catullus #lucretius and comenius' janua linguarum, with more to come.

I really like the Instagram format.

My account on Instagram is @Latinum_podcast

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on Sat Aug 20, 2016 12:12 pm
 

First declension: short or long -α

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First declension: short or long -α

How to determine whether a noun belonging to first declension has short final -α or a long one? In a Greek grammar by William W. Goodwin the rules are explained on the page 38 (but rules do not apply to every possible noun, so ...

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on Sat Aug 20, 2016 9:36 am
 
 

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