Caesar's First Campaign: A Beginner's Latin Book (Google eBook)

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Appleton, 1910 - Latin language - 312 pages
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Page 36 - Horum omnium fortissimi sunt Belgae, propterea quod a cultu atque humanitate provinciae longissime absunt, minimeque ad eos mercatores saepe commeant atque ea quae ad effeminandos animos pertinent important, proximique sunt Germanis, qui trans Rhenum incolunt, quibuscum continenter bellum gerunt.
Page 35 - A Relative pronoun agrees with its Antecedent in gender and number, but its case depends on the construction of the clause in which it stands ( 198).
Page 50 - Sequana dividit. 8 horum omnium fortissimi sunt Belgae, propterea quod a cultu atque humanitate provinciae longissime absunt, minimeque ad eos mercatores saepe...
Page 156 - Many verbs compounded with ad, ante, con, in, inter, ob, post, prae. pro, sub, super, and some with circum, admit the Dative of the indirect object ( 370).
Page xv - THE ALPHABET 1. The Latin alphabet is the same as the English except that it has no j or w.
Page 250 - Nine adjectives of the first and second declensions have the genitive singular in -Ius (in alter usually -ius) and the dative singular in -I in all genders. These are alius, another, sOlus, only, totus, whole, ullus, any, nullus, no, unus, one, alter, the other, liter, which (of two), neuter, neither.
Page 316 - Two editions will be issued : one containing the whole of the seven books ; the other the first four only, omitting text and notes of Books V, VI, and VII, leaving the introduction and vocabulary the same. The vocabulary is brief and compact, omitting such scientific...
Page 315 - It is planned to carry out fully the spirit of the resolutions on the subject adopted by the National Educational Association on recommendation of the American Philological Association. The author has taught Latin in both the Western high school and the Eastern academy, as well as in the college. During his whole career, his relations with secondary school work, particularly with the formulation of the program of Latin studies recently adopted by the National Educational Association, have been most...
Page 316 - ... containing the whole of the seven books ; the other the first four only, omitting text and notes of Books V, VI, and VII, leaving the introduction and vocabulary the same. The vocabulary is brief and compact, omitting such scientific matter as would be beyond the high-school pupil. The text is fully illustrated, notably in regard to the account of Caesar's army, its organization, tactics, military engineering, etc. The notes to Books I and II are full, with many grammar references; the notes...
Page 177 - Rhodanum influit, incredibili lenitate, ita ut oculis in utram partem fluat iudicari non possit. Id Heluetii ratibus ac lintribus iunctis transibant.

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