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by apopetrus
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?
Replies: 5
Views: 459

Re: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?

Actually, I'm using Türkish that has all of the cases. So I do have understanding all of the cases. The problem is in Turkish they are very clear, but Latin is little different. N- porta - Gate -kapı G- portae - of Gate - kapının D- portae - to Gate- kapıya Ac-portam- the gate- kapıyı Abl- porta- By...
by apopetrus
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?
Replies: 5
Views: 459

Re: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?

It depends what you find most helpful. When I learned declensions I would write eg port-a -ae -ae -am -a (although not being American I put the accusative second). "Of, to and by" are going to be the same in every declension you learn so you can probably drop them as soon as you are familiar with t...
by apopetrus
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?
Replies: 5
Views: 459

Re: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?

I don't know anything about the Dowling method, but the reason for doing the meanings along with the forms is to solidify that for the genitive, dative and ablative one adds words in English, namely prepositions, to complete the usage of the noun in context, and that for the nominative, and accusat...
by apopetrus
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?
Replies: 5
Views: 459

when ı learn latin declensions should ı write their meanings?

He guys! I'm using Dowling Method. So when ı learn Latin declensions should ı write their meanings or without them? Like Porta - Gate(feminine) N- porta - Gate G- portae - of Gate D- portae - to Gate Ac-portam- the gate Abl- porta- By gate Or Just: N- porta G- portae D- portae Ac-portam Abl- porta T...
by apopetrus
Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: I would like to learn Latin and Greek. But I really don't know which one should be first.
Replies: 3
Views: 580

I would like to learn Latin and Greek. But I really don't know which one should be first.

Hello friends. I would like to learn Latin and Greek. But I really don't know which one should be first. Which one should be first and why? İ like to be familiar with Classical and Koine Greek, but some say that it needs to start with Homeric Greek, why? I'm 33, And I'm already speaking two inflecte...
by apopetrus
Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: First post
Replies: 2
Views: 522

Re: First post

Thank yuo sir.
by apopetrus
Sat Jan 12, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: First post
Replies: 2
Views: 522

First post

Hi Everyone.
I'm Abdullah and I live in Turkey. I joined because I am in love with Latin and Ancient Greek. I live in the city of Smyrna (İzmir). and Ancient Greek is everywhere. So ı decided to learn Ancient Greek and Latin. Because of this ım here and I need a lot of help.
Thank you so much.