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by Thersites
Sat Nov 13, 2010 2:29 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Question about indirect statements.
Replies: 2
Views: 943

Question about indirect statements.

Recently I've been learning from Latin Sentence and Idiom by R. Colebourne and have come across a couple of questions in an exercise that have perplexed me. The exercises concern indirect statements (or reported speech, as Colebourne calls it), and are as follows: 1. It is related that Homer was bli...
by Thersites
Tue Aug 24, 2010 3:25 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 16811

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Thank you all very much indeed for your replies. They were all extremely helpful - particularly Interaxus who, beyond all expectations, actually came up with the answer key! I'd long since begun to doubt it was any longer available. But thank you to all of you who replied, it was greatly appreciated...
by Thersites
Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:35 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: "So You Really Want To Learn Latin" + Book Level Question
Replies: 11
Views: 6169

Re: "So You Really Want To Learn Latin" + Book Level Question

I flitted through a few starter books before settling on the "So You Really Want to Learn Latin" series, and I've just recently completed it. I honestly think it's fantastic, far and away better than any of the other Latin self-learning courses I've seen. Not least because it's actually designed to ...
by Thersites
Sat Aug 14, 2010 10:04 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 16811

Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

I just bought this book after hearing that it was good for taking the step from learning beginners' Latin to polishing up in preparation for the full-on classical texts, but have a small problem. The exercises have no answers, and I can't find an answer key on the internet! Am I just being spoilt in...