A Grammar of the Latin Language: For the Use of Schools and Colleges

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Crocker and Brewster, 1853 - Latin language - 323 pages
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Page 1 - A, a; B, b; C, c ; D, d; E, e ; F, f; G, g; H, h; I, i; J, j; K, k ; L, 1; M, m ; N, n...
Page 61 - DC DCC DCCC DCCCC M MDCCCXLTV Names. one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen nineteen twenty thirty forty fifty sixty seventy eighty ninety one hundred two hundred three hundred four hundred five hundred six hundred seven hundred eight hundred nine hundred one thousand one thousand forty-four.
Page 178 - If the substantives be of different persons, the verb plural must agree with the first person rather than the second, and with the second rather than the third ; as...
Page 93 - MOOD. 2. es or es'-to, be thou, es'-te or es-to'-te, be ye, 3. es'-to, let him lie; sun'-to, let them be. INFINITIVE MOOD. Present. es'-se, to be. Perfect. fu-is'-se, to have been. Future, fu-tu'-rus es'-se, to be about to be.
Page 179 - A noun in the predicate, after a verb neuter or passive, is put in the same case as the subject, when it denotes the same person or thing ; as, Ira furor brevis est, Anger is a short madness.
Page 160 - I. The predicate, like the subject, is either grammatical or logical. The grammatical predicate is either a verb alone, or the copula sum with a noun, adjective, or adverb. The logical predicate consists of the grammatical predicate with its modifications. Thus, Scipio fudit Annibalis copias, Scipio routed the forces of Hannibal, lleie fudit is the grammatical, and fudit Anniblis copias the logical, predicate.
Page 192 - The name of the town at or in which any thing is said to be or to be done, if of the first or second declension and singular number, is put in the genitive ; if of the third declension or plural number, it is put in the ablative.
Page 98 - Am-er, / may be loved, Am-eris or -ere, Thou mayest be loved, Am-etur, He may be loved; Plur. Am-emur, We may be loved, Am-emlni, Ye or you may be loved, Am-entur, They may be loved.
Page 284 - HEXAMETER. The Hexameter or heroic verse consists of six feet. Of these the fifth is a dactyle, and the sixth a spondee ; all the rest may be either dactyles or spondees ; as, Ludere I quffi veluUu dumRe lm cala- I mo per- I mst - I gristl.
Page 95 - Plur. am-a-ver'--mus, am-a-ver'--tis, a-mav'--rint, / shall have loved, thou wilt have loved, he will have loved; we shall have loved, ye will have loved, they will have loved.

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