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Conversational Greek Via Skype

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Conversational Greek Via Skype

Would anyone here be interested in practicing spoken Attic Greek over a Skype conference call, on Sundays perhaps?

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on Sat Apr 30, 2016 7:52 pm
 

Anabasis 1.9.16 singular becomes plural

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Anabasis 1.9.16 singular becomes plural

εἴς γε μὴν δικαιοσύνην εἴ τις φανερὸς γένοιτο ἐπιδείκνυσθαι βουλόμενος, περὶ παντὸς ἐποιεῖτο τούτους πλουσιωτέρους ποιεῖν τῶν ἐκ τοῦ ἀδίκου φιλοκερδούντων.

τις is singular and I do see that that individual is representative of a number who are desiring to demonstrate justice but for ...

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on Sat Apr 30, 2016 7:06 pm
 

Project Gutenberg: Vitruvius, De Architectura

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Project Gutenberg: Vitruvius, De Architectura

Salvete,

I noticed that there is a "new" Latin e-book at Project Gutenberg: De Architectura Libri Decem by Vitruvius Pollio. It looks quite good, certainly an alternative to the LatinLibrary-version.

Valete,

Carolus Raeticus

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on Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:17 pm
 

Richard Tarrant's new book on textual criticism.

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Richard Tarrant's new book on textual criticism.

I just finished Richard Tarrant's short new book, Texts, editors, and readers: Methods and problems in Latin textual criticism (Cambridge 2016), and I would like to recommend it to anyone who is interested in textual criticism of ancient Latin--as well as Greek--texts. I ...

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on Sat Apr 30, 2016 1:57 pm
 

Aeneid 3

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Aeneid 3

#94-96
Dardanidae duri, quae vos a stirpe parentum
prima tulit tellus, eadem vos ubere laeto
accipiet reduces. Antiquam exquirite matrem.

The Trojans were originally from Italy then? How so?

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 6:26 pm
 

noun/adjective agreement

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noun/adjective agreement

If two or more nouns of different genders are modified by the same adjective, which gender is the adjective? Surprisingly, I have not encountered this yet in my study of Latin.

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 6:07 pm
 

Ben-Hur Translation Page 19: Thirst of Knowledge

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Ben-Hur Translation Page 19: Thirst of Knowledge

Thank you for your help!

List of previous pages.

Image of the present page in English.


The Sheik leads Ben-Hur past many tents and paddocks of fine Arabian steeds to the tent of Balthasar the Egyptian…

Senior, præteriens multa tabernacula atque septa ...

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 5:30 pm
 

Hor. Epod. 2, the voice(s) of the poem

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Hor. Epod. 2, the voice(s) of the poem

context: Because Epode 2 appears to praise the simple life in the country, I was taken by surprise by the last four lines:

haec ubi locutus faenerator Alfius,
iam iam futurus rusticus,
omnem redegit idibus pecuniam,
quaerit kalendis ponere.


When the ...

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:11 pm
 

two new learners - ancient and koine

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two new learners - ancient and koine

Hello all. My father and I have decided to start learning Greek together; we are both starting from scratch. His goal is to read the New Testament, my goal is Homer, Plato, etc. I have done some reading about ancient vs. attic vs. ...

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:02 pm
 

2 Semesters of Intro Greek: Next Steps?

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2 Semesters of Intro Greek: Next Steps?

Hey all, this is my first post here. To briefly summarize my situation, I'm finishing up Greek 2 this semester via Luschnig's Intro Book (of which this will be the third mention in all of the textkit fora), but I'm graduating this semester. ...

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on Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:14 am
 
 

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