A Copious Latin Grammar, Volume 1

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J. Murray, 1825 - Latin language
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Page 319 - Musam meditaris avena ; nos patriae fines et dulcia linquimus arva : nos patriam fugimus ; tu, Tityre, lentus in umbra formosam resonare doces Amaryllida silvas.
Page 335 - ... quod populi priscorum Latinorum hominesque prisci Latini adversus populum Romanum Quiritium fecerunt, deliquerunt, quod populus Romanus' Quiritium bellum cum priscis Latinis iussit esse senatusque populi Romani Quiritium censuit, consensit, conscivit, ut bellum cum priscis Latinis fieret, ob earn rem ego populusque Romanus populis priscorum Latinorum hominibusque priscis Latinis bellum indico facioque.
Page 438 - Ne quis igitur tamquam parva fastidiat grammatices elementa, non quia magnae sit operae consonantes a vocalibus discernere ipsasque eas in semivocalium numerum mutarumque partiri, sed quia interiora velut sacri huius adeuntibus apparebit multa rerum subtilitas, quae non modo acuere ingenia puerilia, sed exercere altissimam quoque eruditionem ac scientiam 7 possit.
Page 386 - Cum autem duobus modis, id est aut vi aut fraude, fiat injuria, fraus quasi vulpeculae, vis leonis videtur: utrumque homine alienissimum, sed fraus odio digna majore. Totius autem injustitiae nulla capitalior est quam eorum qui, cum maxime fallunt, id agunt ut viri boni esse videantur.
Page 272 - Rheni : according to the rule that when two substantives come together the latter is put in the genitive : in these latter cases, however, the proper noun stands after the other.
Page 66 - View or scheme of the five modes of declension : except that Greek words and neuters are omitted : the nominative singular also does not appear in its various forms.
Page 18 - In polysyllables the penultime is accented if the syllable be long, but in all other cases the accent is laid upon the antepenultime. There can be no doubt, that this custom produces a pronunciation entirely different from the Latin. With them, the accent and quantity were regulated on distinct principles, and the accent might fall on a short vowel without affecting its quantity : with us, accent and quantity are in many instances confounded. With them, the sound of the long and short vowels, though...
Page 399 - Cicero, quoniam officia non eadem disparibus aetatibus tribuuntur, aliaque sunt iuvenum, alia seniorum, aliquid etiam...
Page 413 - Clinia, etsi is quoque suarum rerum satagit, attamen habet bene ac pudice eductam &c.
Page 363 - ... utcumque erit, iuvabit tamen rerum gestarum memoriae principis terrarum populi pro virili parte et ipsum consuluisse ; et si in tanta scriptorum turba mea fama in obscuro...

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