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A short introduction to Latin grammar.

A short introduction to Latin grammar.

For the use of the University and Academy of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, : [Two lines of Latin quotations]

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Published by Printed by Charles Cist, in Market-Street, between Fourth and Fifth-Streets. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • Latin language -- Grammar.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 18185.
    ContributionsUniversity of the State of Pennsylvania.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiv, 116 p.
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14614088M

    c) Genitive: The Genitive case denotes ownership, and has the same meaning as (-‘s) in English. puer i liber (The boy ’s book). puell ae liber (The girl ’s book). d) Dative: In an English sentence, the recipient of an item is preceded by “ to ” or “ for ”. In Latin they are put in the Dative case, for example. puella dat librum puer o (The girl gives the book to the boy).   It is a thoroughly unlikely publishing phenomenon. A book about Latin - that is, about how to learn Latin, with dozens of verb tables and explanations of the .   In , Robert Lowth, the bishop of London, published A Short Introduction to British Grammar: With Critical Notes. Lowth’s preface declared that .


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It’s not a magic quality of Latin, it’s because of the old-fashioned qualities of Latin teaching at its best, that grammar was taught. When I read books that teach Latin, they always try and comfort the pupils, right at the beginning of the first lesson, saying, Latin is so like English — look at the word ‘ambulo,’ I.

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I've both learned and taught out of the other books mentioned in this thread (I have an MA in Classics and taught Latin for 10 years.). LL will help you be able to read without translating as much, you'll read a lot more Latin than in the other textbooks, and the exercises in the workbook are better as they require you to use more Latin.