A Latin Grammar for the Use of Schools

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Ginn brothers, 1871 - Latin language - 504 pages
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Page 372 - An enemy hath done this. The servants said unto him, Wilt thou then that we go and gather them up? But he said, Nay ; lest while ye gather up the tares, ye root up the wheat with them. Let both grow together until the harvest...
Page 438 - Née vero hoc arro- 20 ganter dictum existiman velim. Nam philosophandi scientiam concedens multis, quod est oratoris proprium apte distincte ornate dicere, quoniam in eo studio aetatem consumpsi, si id mihi assumo, videor id meo iure quodam modo vindicare.
Page 198 - He calls, to be sure, the second accusative an "accusative of the predicate," thus recognizing its real character ; but it is not noticed under the head of predicative constructions. Even Madvig's account is open to criticism. He says that a verb may have, "besides its object, the accusative of a substantive or adjective, which constitutes a predicate of the object, and serves to complete the notion of the verb (strictly speaking, this accusative forms an apposition to the object).
Page 255 - ... other than those already considered. Sometimes the distinction is not very sharp between these views and those included in our preceding group, but it is enough so to serve for the purpose of convenient arrangement. Madvig's statement is given first (Madvig-Thacher, Grammar, §291): " The accusative is often put with those verbs which signify to remember and to forget, — most frequently with memini, — when they denote to have a thing in the memory (knowledge of a thing-) or the reverse (but...
Page 289 - The present (tense) is often used of that which has endured for some time and still continues; especially withjamdiu amljamdudum.
Page 312 - Peripateticorum Academiaeque consuetudo de omnibus rebus in contrarias partes disserendi non ob eam causam solum placuit, quod aliter non posset quid in quaque re veri simile esset inveniri, sed etiam quod esset ea maxima dicendi exercitatio; qua princeps usus est Aristoteles, deinde eum qui secuti sunt".
Page 225 - Milia frumenti tua triverit area centum, Non tuus hoc capiet venter plus ac meus : ut si Reticulum panis venales inter onusto Forte vehas humero, nihilo plus accipias quam Qui nil portarit.
Page 300 - In the subjunctive a thing is asserted simply as an idea conceived in the mind, so that the speaker does not at the same time declare it as actually existing; eg curro, Ut sudem.
Page vi - How the Romans themselves pronounced their language is not known, nor can it ever be known. Scholars may not agree in opinion in respect to the extent of this ignorance ; but if it were in itself very limited, pertaining, for instance, only to the sound of a single letter, it might with reason be made an objection to any attempt to imitate the original pronunciation of the language ; for the number of distinct sounds is so small in such a language as the Latin or our own, that every one of them runs...
Page 349 - Nam cum solitudo et vita sine amicis insidiarum et metus plena sit, ratio ipsa monet amicitias comparare, quibus partis confirmatur animus et a spe pariendarum voluptatum seiungi non potest.

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