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by Interaxus
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917
Replies: 10
Views: 366

Re: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917

I quite understand.

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by Interaxus
Thu Dec 06, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917
Replies: 10
Views: 366

Re: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917

jeidsath and bedwere: Thanks for reminding me of the existence of the Latin versions of Hastamquatienti sonnets. Come to think of it, there's a Latin version of Gulielmi 'Julius Caesar' out there too (kudos to Charlie Raeticus). http://www.gutenberg.org/files/46768/46768-h/46768-h.htm AND there's an...
by Interaxus
Wed Dec 05, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917
Replies: 10
Views: 366

Re: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917

bedwere:

You got it! Schoolmaster and poet reach back to us out of nothingness.

"Nor shall Death brag thou wander’st in his shade".

(Can't you put that into Latin and Greek for me à la bedwere?).

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by Interaxus
Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917
Replies: 10
Views: 366

Re: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917

Many thanks, jeidsath!

Now at least it's on Textkit and may thus survive in some future WayBack Machine long after Textkit's demise.

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by Interaxus
Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Best Online Dictionary for Ancient Greek?
Replies: 11
Views: 60046

Re: Best Online Dictionary for Ancient Greek?

TonyLoco23 originally asked if there was something similar to Whitaker's Words. There was and is. It's a simple program for the PC called Unicorn and can be found at The Latin and Greek Study Groups site: http://quasillum.com/software/unicorn.php . You open or enter your text, click on a particular ...
by Interaxus
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Frank Ritchie 1847-1917
Replies: 10
Views: 366

Frank Ritchie 1847-1917

A few years ago an English university library felt unable to make a copy of an early work of Ritchie for me without having hard evidence that the author had died over 70 years ago. The fact that most of Ritchie's other works, most famously Fabulae Faciles, were out there in the public domain didn't ...
by Interaxus
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin synonyms
Replies: 9
Views: 630

Re: Latin synonyms

Bedwere:

Stupeo. Macte!

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Composition Board
Topic: Tabulae Pictae
Replies: 5
Views: 1179

Re: Tabulae Pictae

Aetos:

Gratias tibi ago!

Apud Smith & Hall inveni:

background (in paintings): abscēdentĭa, ĭum.

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin synonyms
Replies: 9
Views: 630

Re: Latin synonyms

Bedwere: Yes, Conrad is another great resource and I quite understand why you'd 'Lulu' it. But apart from a few bits of German there's no translation, so pin130 is probably better served by Dumesnil at this stage. Also, while Conrad is a normal seek-by-word dictionary, Dumesnil is a list of selected...
by Interaxus
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Composition Board
Topic: Tabulae Pictae
Replies: 5
Views: 1179

Re: Tabulae Pictae

Michael:

Quid significat verbum 'abscendia'? In omnibus verborum thesauris id quaesivi sed nusquam inveni.

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin synonyms
Replies: 9
Views: 630

Re: Latin synonyms

pin130: Sorry to hear about your printout tribulations. They inspired me to conduct the following experiment. I divided the file (Dumesnil's Latin Synonyms, 1825) into roughly two halves (using Acrobat Professional), uploaded Dumesnil A-H to Lulu's self-publishing site, added a cover picture (one of...
by Interaxus
Sat Nov 24, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Seneca epistulae morales 24
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: Seneca epistulae morales 24

Hylander:

Thanks for putting me wise.

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin synonyms
Replies: 9
Views: 630

Re: Latin synonyms

Here's another one to download from Google Books: https://books.google.se/books/about/Latin_Synonyms_with_Their_Different_Sign.html?id=blhFAAAAYAAJ&redir_esc=y (Latin Synonyms, with Their Different Significations: And Examples Taken from the Best Latin Authors by Dumesnil, 1825). Check under 'ferre,...
by Interaxus
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin synonyms
Replies: 9
Views: 630

Re: Latin synonyms

Download this:

https://archive.org/details/gradusadpar ... us/page/n7

(Gradus ad Parnassum edited by Gulielmo Pyper 1835)

and look up 'fero'.

There are plenty more of these 'gradus' to download from Internet Archive.

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Seneca epistulae morales 24
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: Seneca epistulae morales 24

24.3: In quamcumque partem rerum vel civilium vel externarum memoriam miseris, occurrent tibi ingenia aut profectus aut inpetus magni. Cast your mind back to any sphere of llife, whether at home or abroad, and you will think of minds which which showed either philosophical maturity or great natural...
by Interaxus
Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: A translation for the end of Ritchie's Fabulae Faciles
Replies: 29
Views: 2871

Re: A translation for the end of Ritchie's Fabulae Faciles

Ser, If it's any consolation, even 'illa Angela' could slip up sometimes. For example, I just came across this from her Chapter 82: Navis autem qua ipse Ulixes vehebatur The ship however in which Ulysses himself was being carried vi tempestatis ad meridiem delata decimo die ad litus Libyae appulsa e...
by Interaxus
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: A translation for the end of Ritchie's Fabulae Faciles
Replies: 29
Views: 2871

Re: A translation for the end of Ritchie's Fabulae Faciles

Hi Ser, I was glancing at one or two of your Ritchie translations and spotted this at the end of Chapter 91: Graeci autem, etsi non multum afuit quin submergerentur, The Greeks, however, even though it wasn't long since they had plunged (the ship into the sea) nullo damno accepto no damage having be...
by Interaxus
Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?
Replies: 16
Views: 4294

Re: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?

Thanks bedwere!

And while I'm in the thanking mood, kudos to you for the Aladdin comic in Latin and Greek. A real treat.

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?
Replies: 16
Views: 4294

Re: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?

peasant>

Good man!

For future reference: how does one upload a file to Internet Archive?

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?
Replies: 16
Views: 4294

Re: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?

peasant:

Profectus est!

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by Interaxus
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?
Replies: 16
Views: 4294

Re: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?

peasant: You can't just 'post' a key to Textkit, sad to say. Give me your email address and I'll send the key to you. Could you then please post it onto some cloud or other so that others can easily access and download it? Myself, I've given up on the clouds that come and go in the Internet sky. Val...
by Interaxus
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Fully Digital Forcellini now online
Replies: 8
Views: 1364

Re: Fully Digital Forcellini now online

Nesrad:

Yes, I too suspected something of the kind. It's a trivial detail anyway.

What's especially nice about the fully digital Forcellini version is being able to use the browser's CTRL+F to home in on the particular usage example you're looking for.

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Fully Digital Forcellini now online
Replies: 8
Views: 1364

Re: Fully Digital Forcellini now online

Marvellous tool! However, just thought I'd mention a funny thing that happened when this idiot typed in "opera" (inside quotation marks). It said it was searching for the Lat. word 'quotoperaquot' and listed 25 lemmas from 'quot' to 'quotannis'. Don't ask me why I used quotation marks (I had a reaso...
by Interaxus
Fri May 04, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Gutenberg.org: Döderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes
Replies: 3
Views: 2318

Re: Gutenberg.org: Döderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes

You can also download a pdf version of an 1841 edition from Google Books.

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by Interaxus
Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:35 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Hilliard and North Vocabularies
Replies: 12
Views: 4760

Re: Hilliard and North Vocabularies

hlawson38 You can just paste your plain typed-in text into Johan Winge's amazing Macronizer and it'll add the macrons for you. Then check they correspond to the textbook. http://stp.lingfil.uu.se/~winge/macronizer/ I doubt you need the extra clutter of breves. All vowels not marked with a macron may...
by Interaxus
Thu Jan 26, 2017 11:59 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?
Replies: 16
Views: 4294

Re: Answer Key to New Latin Composition? Or Not?

Salve Rothbard!

If you send me a message with your email address I'll send you the Key to New Latin Composition by Bennett (1919).

Bene vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:30 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Spoken Latin again ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1255

Spoken Latin again ...

Nesrad: A year and a half ago you expressed some doubts as to the existence of my Latin-speaking friend. Re: Monolingual Latin Dictionary Postby Nesrad » Tue Apr 14, 2015 10:55 pm thesaurus wrote: Interaxus wrote: I know a young guy who speaks Latin as fluently as his own native language. I have no ...
by Interaxus
Sun Sep 25, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: New FGB Key
Replies: 15
Views: 17144

Re: New FGB Key

RLiantonio:

Here you are:

https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?pre ... 1_KEY.pdf

Hope this works. You can always copy this address into Google to get at the file.

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by Interaxus
Wed Apr 27, 2016 1:36 am
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: Key for Elements of Latin
Replies: 8
Views: 6773

Re: Key for Elements of Latin

Hi guys! Just noticed your requests for the Elements of Latin key. Try this link to DropBox:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/311 ... Y_1922.pdf

Just right-click on the file and select Save as ...

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Fri Feb 12, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Eius et Suum (Lingue Latina, Capitulum Quartum)
Replies: 7
Views: 2836

Re: Eius et Suum (Lingue Latina, Capitulum Quartum)

Toby,

Glad it helped.

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Wed Feb 10, 2016 12:20 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Eius et Suum (Lingue Latina, Capitulum Quartum)
Replies: 7
Views: 2836

Re: Eius et Suum (Lingue Latina, Capitulum Quartum)

Hi Toby, I’ve capitalized SUBJECTS and VERBS in your sentences to make things clearer. Remember that suus-a-um REFERS to the SUBJECT of the sentence but DESCRIBES not the subject but SOMETHING BELONGING TO THE SUBJECT. And remember that suus-a-um is an adjective (so its ending must agree with that o...
by Interaxus
Sun Jan 31, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 15716

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Here's a DropBox link to an M&F Key that seems pretty complete. Hope it fills in the gaps.

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/etib9lmbxnwc ... 6mJCa?dl=0

Bene vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Sun Nov 22, 2015 5:11 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Crosby and Schaeffer Answer Key?
Replies: 15
Views: 9618

Re: Crosby and Schaeffer Answer Key?

jeidsath: I beg to differ. ALL the answers requiring Greek are contained in the manual, starting with: §7 (c), manual page 15. §12(b), manual page 17. §18(c), manual page 17. And so on up to: §504(b), manual page 59. It's just a question of locating the right paragraph number in the manual that matc...
by Interaxus
Sun Nov 22, 2015 5:04 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Crosby and Schaeffer Answer Key?
Replies: 15
Views: 9618

Re: Crosby and Schaeffer Answer Key?

Hi TeresaWang,

Hope this works:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/311 ... manual.pdf

Cheers,
Int
by Interaxus
Thu Nov 05, 2015 8:52 pm
Forum: Composition Board
Topic: Ben-Hur Translation Page 6: The Fall of the House of Hur
Replies: 3
Views: 2640

Re: Ben-Hur Translation Page 5: The Fall of the House of Hur

All his prayers were for his mother and sister as the legionnaires hurried him to the dungeon. Omnes autem preces ejus erant pro matre sororeque, quæ a militibus in carcerem festinabantur. bedwere: WHO was/were being hurried to the dungeon??? By the way, although I love and commend your idea of put...
by Interaxus
Sat Oct 17, 2015 1:23 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Additional Latin Exercises to North and Hillard
Replies: 4
Views: 1668

Re: Additional Latin Exercises to North and Hillard

doniol: A couple of comments: 1) Have you noticed that the final 20 items do not exactly match? The English sentences are direct speech while the Latin examples are indirect speech beginning with 'dixit' etc. It's easy enough to work out what's going on, but I thought I'd mention it. Also, you might...
by Interaxus
Mon Oct 12, 2015 12:50 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: What to read after Wheelock's
Replies: 20
Views: 8688

Re: What to read after Wheelock's

pin130:

You'll find an excellent line-by-line translation of the Ritchie texts here:

http://ritchieslatin.blogspot.se/p/list ... ciles.html

Vale!
Int
by Interaxus
Sat Sep 26, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Online: Meissner Unleashed
Replies: 7
Views: 2101

Re: Online: Meissner Unleashed

Salve Carole!

Gratias tibi ago. Downloaded and unzipped doc file without a hitch.

I've yet to put Meissner Unleashed through its paces. Thanks for reminding me that there's a Help file. I'll peek into it one day soon ...

Ut valeas!
Int
by Interaxus
Sat Sep 26, 2015 12:39 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Online: Meissner Unleashed
Replies: 7
Views: 2101

Re: Online: Meissner Unleashed

Thanks for a marvellous tool. I just tried entering some English words (like 'head' and 'bring') in the Search field. Results are a sheer delight. Also I copy/pasted 'Naval Affairs in General' into that other gem of a program, the Alatius Macronizer. After I unmacronized the English where necessary,...
by Interaxus
Wed May 20, 2015 12:33 am
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: Key for Elements of Latin
Replies: 8
Views: 6773

Re: Key for Elements of Latin

Hope you're finding the Key I sent to you by private email helpful.

Good luck with your studies. Latin's fun.

Bene vale!
Int