A Latin Grammar Founded on Comparative Grammar

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Ginn, 1887 - Latin language - 337 pages
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Page 263 - HIGH on a throne of royal state, which far Outshone the wealth of Ormus and of Ind, Or where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers on her kings barbaric pearl and gold...
Page 281 - STRONGLY it bears us along in swelling and limitless billows, Nothing before and nothing behind but the sky and the Ocean. II. THE OVIDIAN ELEGIAC METRE DESCRIBED AND EXEMPLIFIED. IN the hexameter rises the fountain's silvery column; In the pentameter aye falling in melody back.
Page 198 - Cleomenes, quamquam nox erat, tamen in publico esse non audet; includit se domi (Verr. v. 92), the news is brought to Syracuse ; they run to headquarters ; Cleomenes, though it was night, does not venture to be abroad ; he shuts himself up at home. NOTE. — This usage, common in all languages, comes from imagining past events as going on before our eyes (repraesentatio).
Page 136 - 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 vi - A Manual of Comparative Philology» as applied to the Illustration of Greek and Latin Inflections. By TL Papillon, MA, Fellow of New College.
Page 183 - Volaterras defertur ; magnitude pecuniae demonstratur ; bonitas praediorum (nam fundos decem et tres reliquit, qui Tiberim fere omnes tangunt), huius inopia et solitudo commemoratur ; demonstrant, cum pater huiusce Sex.
Page 3 - THE Latin alphabet is the same as the English, except that it has no W.
Page 221 - Deiotarum, familiarem nostrum et necessarium, ex itinere aquila revocavit ; ' qui, nisi revertisset, in eo conclavi ei cubandum fuisset, quod proxima nocte corruit ; ruina igitur oppressus esset.' At id neque, si fatum fuerat, effugisset nee, si non fuerat, in eum casum incidisset. " Quid ergo adiuvat divinatio ? aut quid est, quod 1 Cf.
Page 49 - ORDINALS 1. unus, -a, -um 2. duo, duae, duo 3. tres, tria 4. quattuor 5. quinque 6. sex 7. septem 8. octo 9. novem 10. decem 11. undecim 12. duodecim 13. tredecim 14. quattuordecim 15. quindecim 1 6.
Page 261 - ... oratio Catonis, in qua obiecit ut probrum M. Nobiliori, quod is in provinciam poetas duxisset; duxerat autem consul ille in Aetoliam, ut scimus, Ennium.

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