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by Timotheus
Tue Dec 05, 2006 1:56 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: e-books and book binding
Replies: 10
Views: 2677

When I asked my father-in-law---a staunch democrat---for a book by Pharr/Wright two Christmas ago he thought that I was pulling his leg! True TEXTKIT comedy. :wink: who said classics arn't fun?? I never heard of the three fold but I have 'googled' and found a few sites on the subject. I'll make a s...
by Timotheus
Tue Dec 05, 2006 1:43 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: youtube classics links?
Replies: 3
Views: 1131

HicHaecHockle wrote: Corny Classics Humor on You Tube:

Pan doing the Moonwalk http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvk1OSrxu30

1st resonse; :shock:
2nd : Travolta :D

3rd: JACKSON :?: ... ... ... :lol: , insert knee slap :lol: fall out of chair :lol: cry!!!! :lol:

however that must have taken a lot of work!
by Timotheus
Fri Dec 01, 2006 8:29 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: e-books and book binding
Replies: 10
Views: 2677

I just take the double side printed pages to my local printing shop and have them bound with those plastic comb things. I actually have one of these binders. It cost $200 US and I have used it to make a plethora of study guides and workbooks. 3 ring punch and bind as well. I know my local printers ...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 11:36 pm
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: Questions on Par. 40.
Replies: 1
Views: 3032

Questions on Par. 40.

hello, the point in question is Par. 40 no. 6. it reads: Cuius filiae laborant? The text we are answering the questions from is Par. #39, it says; sec. II 3. The farmers' daughters do labor. sec. II 7. The farmer's daughter labors. I am not sure what case or number "filiae" would go to. gen/sing doe...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 10:00 pm
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: D'Ooge on Project Gutenberg
Replies: 6
Views: 7153

thanks

this is much better to use than the PDF. I thought the PDF was great because of the ability to book mark and It was saving me much ink and paper. (I had been printing, punching, and binding all the books I downloaded). now the HTML is much better :D :D :D However my love of books is still there. Nic...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:51 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: e-books and book binding
Replies: 10
Views: 2677

e-books and book binding

I like to save money and I like to have hobbies. One thing I like about computers and the internet is the ability to down load e-books. these are generally in a pdf format and therfore hard for me to reformat into an open office doc (I prefere openoffice.org over msword). second i do not know how to...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:17 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: More free PDFs
Replies: 2
Views: 2664

Thanks

I know this post was a couple of years old but thanks.

I now wont have to make so many trips to the library :lol: but will my old system have all the room?

again thanks.
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 7:07 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Question
Replies: 2
Views: 3453

the difference is like shakspearian compared urbanized modern english.

or so I have been told by a friend that has his Classics degree from U. of WA.
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 6:20 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Classical Greek Vocabulary Cards from Vis-ed
Replies: 1
Views: 1594

Actually I have found that writting out the flashcards is the best. one it sticks more closley to the textbook you are using. second by writting them out it helps the brain remember. many times I wont remember the structure of the word but i will recognize my own handwritting prompting a memory trig...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 6:07 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Ides of march
Replies: 0
Views: 641

Ides of march

A while ago Textkit had marked the Ides of March. (March 15th) I was wondering if we were going to have something for that this comming year. If we were I might be able to make either a book or monetary contribution. Thought I'd ask I just remember it being fun and three months isn't that long of ti...
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 7:10 am
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: D'Ooge group
Replies: 24
Views: 21461

reply to dooge

I too would be interested.

one week to each lesson.
by Timotheus
Wed Nov 29, 2006 2:49 am
Forum: Latin For Beginners by D'Ooge
Topic: A correction for D'Ooge key
Replies: 0
Views: 2478

A correction for D'Ooge key

Found an error in key

Par. 34 pg. 17 #7 ,c

in key is translated as daughters

should be girls.



http://www.textkit.com/learn/ID/162/author_id/76/
by Timotheus
Tue Nov 28, 2006 12:06 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: ancient maps PDFs
Replies: 1
Views: 1463

Great!!!!! and THAnks!!!!!

I'm always looking for maps.
especially free :D
by Timotheus
Mon Nov 27, 2006 11:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Other languages section.
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Other languages section.

Hello, I've been away for some time and its good to get back to the forums. On review of some postings I noticed a call for sandskrit. I don't know if this would be a benifit to Textkit or not. one comment was that Textkit is better served by western civilization classical studies. Why not a section...
by Timotheus
Mon Nov 27, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Help me!
Replies: 1
Views: 3009

this may help

try this link

viewtopic.php?t=111.
by Timotheus
Sat Oct 15, 2005 12:35 am
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: A latin tool that would be great for greek
Replies: 3
Views: 3105

Hi Timotheus, Can you be more specific about what you like at her site; specifically its possible relationship to Pharr? I originally intended AGTM to include a "paradigm driller". I dropped it because I didn't think people would care much one way or the other. Cordially, Paul Actually the "paradig...
by Timotheus
Thu Oct 13, 2005 11:46 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: A latin tool that would be great for greek
Replies: 3
Views: 3105

A latin tool that would be great for greek

I saw this post in one of the latin forums.

http://people.hofstra.edu/faculty/Ilaria_Marchesi/

I loved it, how dificult would it be to do the same for Pharr???

I love the ancient Greek text manager but this link to the latin is quite a nice tool.
by Timotheus
Thu Oct 13, 2005 11:42 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: exercises
Replies: 1
Views: 1720

Re: exercises

elduce wrote:Salve:
There are some decent exercises at this site:

http://people.hofstra.edu/faculty/Ilaria_Marchesi/

Vale
this looks awsome!!!

I'd like to see this for Pharr's classical Greek!!!

thanks :D
by Timotheus
Wed Oct 12, 2005 1:47 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Three years
Replies: 9
Views: 2804

I appreciate the help and the great resources :D

Many Kudo's to you for your efforts :D
by Timotheus
Wed Oct 12, 2005 1:30 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Atlantis
Replies: 23
Views: 5080

So who, precisely, did think the Earth was flat? Anyone know? :? Sadly, the people on this website aren't joking: http://www.alaska.net/~clund/e_djublonskopf/Flatearthsociety.htm And here's more info about them http://www.talkorigins.org/faqs/flatearth.html You know, I might be compeled to the poss...
by Timotheus
Mon Oct 10, 2005 10:39 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Nova Roma
Replies: 13
Views: 3082

Sorry if I offended; Quote: Go ahead and pray to a rock if you want to but it don't have ears. Who prays to a rock? When I said "pray to a rock" I meant the concept of thinking a carved stone or hammered metal in the image of some thing, to which the initiant,makes votives and offerings to-ward. Per...
by Timotheus
Mon Oct 10, 2005 7:28 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: NOAH'S ARK FOUND
Replies: 5
Views: 1591

i'm not sure who was modelled on whom; Ron Wyatt on Indiana Jones or Jones on Wyatt. One's faith cannot change the fact that claims depending on "scientific evidence" for their authority must stand up to the Scientific Method. Here are two sources of further information from people most certainly o...
by Timotheus
Mon Oct 10, 2005 5:46 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Atlantis
Replies: 23
Views: 5080

Sorry about the mispelling of Venezuela :oops: the heads I am speaking of are from the ancient Olmecs. Last night was late and I may have had the wrong country. (:oops: - again.) As a matter of fact it was Mexico. over the last several years I have seen a number of article about these peoples being ...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 7:04 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: the Ides of March remember....
Replies: 22
Views: 4195

hey Jeff this has been some time but how did this all turn out :?:

who wonnad what :?:
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:53 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Multiple language learning
Replies: 8
Views: 1597

well it has been a few months simce I first posted and no I did not get going with the Spanish, the banjo now sits in the closet, and i mentally crashed. had to get away so I spent several weeks in Wyoming USA and Montana USA. still work (I like to eat and have a place to live) teach at church (My c...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Nova Roma
Replies: 13
Views: 3082

Are you a member? Yes. I am Gaius Marius Mercurialis. Do you believe in the old gods, support slavery and the right of a father to kill his wife and children, support the official stratification of society under law, oppose democracy, and see personal names for women as superfluous? If so, look out...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:05 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Books for study of Herodotus
Replies: 6
Views: 2547

Here's another site that may be benificial.

http://gainsford.tripod.com/lato/gk_h.htm

give it a try and see. :wink:
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 5:55 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Free Flashcard Fun!
Replies: 2
Views: 1561

the thing about this sight is you have to build your own unless your willing to pay16.50 USD :cry: The AGTM is free and can do the same thing as well as it has Text of Homer conects directly to Perseus... hand written though on vis Ed (vise-vie) blank cards from a university bookstore is probably th...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 5:41 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Atlantis
Replies: 23
Views: 5080

Atlantis probably did exist long ago but I don't think that there will ever be a sign just outside the city that says: NOW ENTERING ATLANTIS POP. 53,000 :lol: But wait a moment, what if it was not an Island at all but the North and south continents of America joined together by an isthmas (central A...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 5:15 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: edonnelly's avatar.
Replies: 13
Views: 2218

I too, when seeing the pic, thought you were the woman in the back, ahem, I mean your wife :oops:

well, you've a nice looking family. you'll have too update your avatar with a newer one :)
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 3:20 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello from Phoenix!
Replies: 13
Views: 2345

hey Yhevhe

is the avatar your using you?
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 12:48 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Advantages of Knowing Latin
Replies: 7
Views: 1668

Re: latin

I think that Latin really helps you gain respect and admiration from girls, because they are generally looking for some one to stimulate them intellectually, and are always very grateful and humble when their grammar is corrected. Really? That's funny. I don't remember reading anything about that i...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 12:42 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: NOAH'S ARK FOUND
Replies: 5
Views: 1591

NOAH'S ARK FOUND

every once in a while a discovery is made that helps some people's faith...other's, :?:

whatever your your thoughts I am sure this may be of intrest to some of you.

http://www.bibleplus.org/discoveries/noahsark.htm
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 12:15 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Too Funny To Pass Up
Replies: 7
Views: 1549

I just showed this to some of the folks here at work.

caused a lot of... :lol: :lol: :lol: :!:

Thanks
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 12:13 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello from Phoenix!
Replies: 13
Views: 2345

Re: Hello from Phoenix!

Hullo! I am mostly interested in Greek, the older the better. (Bring on Mycenaean!) Check out the Homeric forum and clyde pharr's greek text book for free here on textkit. and welcome. remember not to overstudy if you are in school full time. burn out is an awful price to pay and causes many never ...
by Timotheus
Sun Oct 09, 2005 12:07 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Starting an Ancient Language club...
Replies: 9
Views: 1817

how about just call it what it is:
CLASSICS CLUB
by Timotheus
Sat Oct 08, 2005 2:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Ancient Greek Coins
Replies: 9
Views: 1678

lol. don't get too excited. this guy searched for 15 years before he found this! You didn't mention that before. Oh well...it's back to the lottery for me. :cry: Metal detecting isn't for the purpose of getting rich, it's to have fun. My father was an amature geologist and treasure seeker. hours we...
by Timotheus
Sat Oct 08, 2005 2:24 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Books for study of Herodotus
Replies: 6
Views: 2547

Re: Books for study of Herodotus

Hi, In a short while I'm going to have to do some serious work on bits and pieces of Herodotus for a history course; I was wondering if anyone could reccommend a good edition to work out of. I am currently reading Herodotus book 1 and 2 Loeb's edition. I picked it up from amazon through the Textkit...
by Timotheus
Sat Oct 08, 2005 2:13 am
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Common homeric verbs
Replies: 14
Views: 8597

I am home from work now and I looked in my library and found "[face=SPIonic] Oi/ ka/talogoi tw=n e)pw=n tw=n O(mhrei/wn [/face] Homeric Vocabularies ; owen and goodspeed with a forward by Clyde Pharr ; from the Univeresity of Oklahoma Press not only does it have the verbs but it has noun, pronouns, ...
by Timotheus
Fri Oct 07, 2005 11:26 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Common homeric verbs
Replies: 14
Views: 8597

some folks don't sleep :lol: