Caesar's Gallic War, Book 6

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E. Arnold, 1909 - Gaul - 166 pages

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Page xxii - He was great, repeats a modern writer, in every thing he undertook ; as a captain, a statesman, a lawgiver, a jurist, an orator, a poet, an historian, a grammarian, a mathematician, and an architect.
Page li - 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 138 - Duration of Time and Extent of Space are expressed by the Accusative ( 424.
Page li - Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres, quarum unam incolunt Belgae, aliam Aquitani, tertiam qui ipsorum lingua Celtae, nostra Galli appellantur. Hi omnes lingua, institutis, legibus inter se differunt. Gallos ab Aquitanis Garumna flumen, a Belgis Matrona et Sequana dividit.
Page 204 - Here belong (1) masculine and feminine nouns ending in -is or -is if they have the same number of syllables in the genitive as in the nominative, and (2) neuters in -e, -al, -ar.
Page 192 - Indirect: [He said] that there WAS no doubt that the Helvetians WERE the most powerful.
Page 206 - ... 30. triginta 40. quadraginta 50. quinquaginta 60. sexaginta 70. septuaginta 80. octoginta 90. nonaginta 100. centum 101.
Page liii - Orgetorix ad iudicium omnem suam familiam, ad hominum mllia decem, undique coegit et omnes clientes obaeratosque suos, quorum magnum numerum habebat, eodem conduxit : per e5s, ne causam diceret, se eripuit.
Page lii - Id hoc facilius eis persuasit, quod undique loci natura Helvetii continentur : una ex parte flumine Rheno latissimo atque altissimo, qui agrum Helvetium a Germanis dividit ; altera ex parte monte lura altissimo, qui est inter Sequanos et Helvetios ; tertia lacu Lemanno et flumine Rhodano, qui provinciam nostram ab Helvetiis dividit.
Page 161 - Martiae. The. Calends are the first, day, the Nones the fifth, the Ides the thirteenth. In March, May, July, and October the Nones and Ides are two days later. Or thus : In March, July, October, May, The Ides are on the fifteenth day, The Nones the seventh ; but all besides Have two days less for Nones and Ides. In counting backward (" come next Calends, next Nones, next Ides'") the Romans used for "the day before

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