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by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: simple songs in latin
Replies: 3
Views: 317

Re: simple songs in latin

There might be some overlap, but new stuff here too. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=P ... RFPimS_A6T
by ÓBuadhaigh
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Civilization and Culture of the Greeks and Romans
Topic: Professor Mary Beard - The Ancient World and us
Replies: 3
Views: 1007

Re: Professor Mary Beard - The Ancient World and us

A phrase she quite possibly borrowed from English history i.e. the jocular "genocidal maniac" theory of Anglo-Saxon conquest.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: latin grammar via eddonnelly
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: latin grammar via eddonnelly

Have a look at this while you are waiting for an answer to your query. It might be of use to you. https://latin.cactus2000.de/index.en.php
by ÓBuadhaigh
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Sanskrit OCR in 1980
Replies: 2
Views: 480

Re: Sanskrit OCR in 1980

dead link?
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed May 09, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: I approve of Yiayia
Replies: 1
Views: 1187

Re: I approve of Yiayia

Ahhh... you're behind the trend. Yiayia has been on the go for a good while - God bless her! :D
by ÓBuadhaigh
Fri Jan 26, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: M&F's Latin: An Intensive Course
Topic: Answer Key for M&F
Replies: 10
Views: 30888

Re: Answer Key for M&F

The link to the key on the first post of this thread is active again - but for how long???

I have downloaded a copy as security against future disappearing acts!
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Dec 18, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Hick[e?]y's Latin Grammar
Replies: 2
Views: 1649

Re: Hick[e?]y's Latin Grammar

Why not pm him here? On Textkit he goes by the name 'Metrodorus'.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Delphi Classics?
Replies: 4
Views: 2317

Re: Delphi Classics?

Nesrad wrote:I've been able to read the PDFs without much difficulty using a 6-inch and 7-inch screens with ebookdroid under Android. For a complete list, see:
https://cerclelatin.org/wiki/Delphini/tabula
Great link! Many thanks. This will be very useful.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Oct 30, 2016 10:20 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: ossa, reginald foster - out soon
Replies: 12
Views: 5298

Re: ossa, reginald foster - out soon

I imagine his rant-act was very entertaining. I used to enjoy listening to his 'Latin Lover' broadcasts on Vatican Radio with the ever polite, but clearly clueless, Veronica Scarisbrick. e.g. Veronica, "So how did the Holy Father say that in Latin?" Reggie: "Whaddya mean how did he say it? How did I...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Oct 30, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: ossa, reginald foster - out soon
Replies: 12
Views: 5298

Re: ossa, reginald foster - out soon

What a memorable experience for you! Glad you made it and made the most of it, too.

On a very serious note: how did Father Foster's health seem to you?
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Jan 31, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 18659

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Interaxus, I have no idea how you found this - for I certainly looked - but it looks to me like a copy of the one which disappeared from Oxford University's website when they did their reorganisation a few years ago. Many, many thanks for this. May I request any moderator passing through to put a co...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Thu Jan 28, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Advice on learning Latin
Replies: 28
Views: 7092

Re: Advice on learning Latin

I am on the cusp of hitting book two but with mixed feelings. I have been told by more experienced people that the method is fine and book one is excellent, but that Orberg didn't really get round to refining book two the way he did for the first volume. Perhaps it should really be a three volume se...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: My Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 1861

Re: My Introduction

Welcome aboard!

I, too, am hunting for a good key to M&F. I have a paper copy of a good one that is now offline, but it is buried deep in a mountain of boxes and I haven't seen it for over three years. If I ever do find it, I shall try to find some way of sharing it.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Jan 27, 2016 5:31 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 18659

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Thanks for this, Jaume. It's not a full key, but something is better than nothing. :D
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin Word Order: A Glimpse into the Vaults
Replies: 11
Views: 4423

Re: Latin Word Order: A Glimpse into the Vaults

Thank you for your labours. I hope to get good use out of your site very soon.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sat Jan 23, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 18659

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Jaume, where did you get the key to M&F? How complete was it? There was a good key online a few years back but it disappeared without a trace!

Seán
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Dec 20, 2015 6:51 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Need help understanding some words!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 18943

Re: Need help understanding some words!!!

Azerate666 wrote: The beast way for you to learn is by google and this...
Freud vivit! :lol:
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Dec 09, 2015 6:54 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Learning Latin with Audiobooks
Replies: 14
Views: 11074

Re: Learning Latin with Audiobooks

Evan (who goes by the name Metrodorus on this forum) also has a recording of the Latin reader 'Ora Maritima', and I believe, its sequel.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Nov 25, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New member, learning to read Epic Greek
Replies: 4
Views: 2544

Re: New member, learning to read Epic Greek

Welcome, John.

I hope your Greek odyssey goes well for you. There are plenty Greek enthusiasts here for sure. I'm too busy dying with the Romans... :)

Seán
by ÓBuadhaigh
Fri Oct 23, 2015 7:07 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Fabellae Latinae - LLPSI
Replies: 1
Views: 2570

Fabellae Latinae - LLPSI

Following the suggestion made in another post, I found the link to 'Fabellae Latinae' here: http://focusbookstore.com/lingua%20latina/fabellae.pdf The text of this pdf, however, is a bit garbled. Is this the same for other people? Or is it just my computer? Does anyone have an ungarbled pdf they cou...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:36 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Verb tables suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 2056

Re: Verb tables suggestions

Is this the kind of thing you're looking for:http://www.amazon.com/All-Greek-Verbs-L ... reek+verbs
by ÓBuadhaigh
Thu Oct 15, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"
Replies: 24
Views: 18659

Re: Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom"

Salvete omnes, Try this: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ryap4ieiucer2pt/ColebournKey.pdf?dl=0 Best of luck with this. Colebourn's is an excellent book; sums up all the important points of syntax in a concise and memorable form. Doniol. Thanks for posting this, doniol. I have the books but never entertai...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Additional Latin Exercises to North and Hillard
Replies: 4
Views: 2172

Re: Additional Latin Exercises to North and Hillard

Thanks for these! I have just downloaded a copy of each. Sincerely appreciated! :D
by ÓBuadhaigh
Thu Oct 15, 2015 9:59 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Future of Textkit
Replies: 45
Views: 29620

Re: Future of Textkit

Glad to hear you're well, Jeff.

Seán
by ÓBuadhaigh
Fri Sep 25, 2015 7:52 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Parsed Latin Vulgate learning aid
Replies: 2
Views: 1552

Re: Parsed Latin Vulgate learning aid

Any chance of a hard copy appearing for sale?
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Sep 13, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Question of Ecclesiastical Latin
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: Question of Ecclesiastical Latin

Damoetas wrote:Thanks, @ÓBuadhaigh, that's very interesting!
Well, a little bit of background sometimes helps. :)
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Question of Ecclesiastical Latin
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: Question of Ecclesiastical Latin

I'm no Latinist, but I'm very well acquainted with the Roman liturgy, and would like to pass comment on the conclusion "Per Dominum." This isn't complete in itself but merely a cue to the priest indicating which of the three standard conclusions of the collect (which is the type of prayer you have b...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Iri
Replies: 9
Views: 4636

Re: Iri

Thanks for underlining that point. The supine is, of course, indeclinable.

Your advice to take the construction as a whole is good, but for me, I really have to pick things apart before I can move on. Still, the passive infinitive 'īrī' unpicked, I can now move on. :)
by ÓBuadhaigh
Mon Aug 24, 2015 10:36 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Iri
Replies: 9
Views: 4636

Re: Iri

Thanks again, Qimmik. Now that I have your explanation, I can see it clearly. The idea of a passive infinitive for 'to go', was something I found very difficult to get my head around.
by ÓBuadhaigh
Mon Aug 24, 2015 4:40 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Iri
Replies: 9
Views: 4636

Re: Iri

Thank you, from me too. I decided to search before asking. I just ran up against this one in LLPSI CAP. XXIII today. Could, therefore, 'verberātum īrī' be translated as, 'to be going to be changed', and 'verberātum īrī' as 'to be going to be beaten' ? - all excusing the murder of English syntax, of ...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Jul 12, 2015 11:58 pm
Forum: Koine and Biblical and Medieval Greek
Topic: Biblical philology
Replies: 7
Views: 5808

Re: Biblical philology

BRAVO! :lol:
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Dec 17, 2014 11:22 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Uhhhh....it's been a while....do I still know anyone here?
Replies: 9
Views: 5020

Re: Uhhhh....it's been a while....do I still know anyone her

Many thanks to Klewlis for helping me to recover my old account! I changed my email address years ago and couldn't get into the account. I have been posting this last while under the new username 'Dominus Faba', which account shall be laid to rest in a dignified fashion. I remember you guys, but I d...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sun Oct 21, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: religion
Replies: 58
Views: 13169

Re: vocations

The nearest sspx seminary is in the States. Unless you have enough or are willing to acquire enough French to do the spiritual year in Flavigny and then see if you are fit for Econe. A friend of mine did that recent in years, starting with very little French. He absolutely did not want to go anywhe...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sat Oct 20, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: religion
Replies: 58
Views: 13169

Hi, little flower, If you have already used the FSH materials then that is pretty much it, so far as I know. The only thing I can think of is to get a hold of the Traupman book as already suggested and make your own Michel Thomas-style tapes since your pronunciation should be pretty good. Another po...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Fri Oct 19, 2007 11:23 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: religion
Replies: 58
Views: 13169

Hi, little flower, Good luck with the TRs; you'll need more than Latin up there. I haven't visited Papa Stronsay, but I have had contact with them in the past. We definitely have our differences, however, I can truthfully say their lives reflect their beliefs. There are no armchair trads in the herm...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Fri Oct 19, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: religion
Replies: 58
Views: 13169

I hope a qick 'chip-in' will advance the discussion a little. The Vulgate is valuable to the Church precisely because it is a translation, albeit a rather special one. As everyone here knows, when translating from one language to another choices have to be made where the exact meaning of a phrase or...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Wed Aug 22, 2007 12:12 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Italian
Replies: 25
Views: 9700

Mille grazie, amichi! Ho trovato un grupo qui - http://www.impariamo.com/forum/ E Lucus e Gonzalo, grazie a voi particolaremente. Quando avró bisogno di aiuto, cerceró voi! :D And I found an exchange partner to help me, too: Italian-Gaelic as her English is already as good as mine, not to mention ...
by ÓBuadhaigh
Sat Aug 18, 2007 10:50 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Italian
Replies: 25
Views: 9700

Italian

Anyone know of a good group or website with a supportive community (like Textkit) to learn Italian? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Seán