Henry's first Latin book. [With] Key

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Page 214 - A Short History of the English People." ROME. By the Rev. M. CREIGHTON, MA, late Fellow and Tutor of Merton College, Oxford. With Eleven Maps. iSmo. is. "The author has been curiously successful in telling in an intelligent way the story of Rome from first to last"— SCHOOL BOARD CHRONICLE.
Page 213 - First Latin Writer, comprising Accidence, the Easier Rules of Syntax illustrated by copious Examples, and Progressive Exercises in Elementary Latin Prose, with Vocabularies. By GL BENNETT, MA , Head-Master of the High School, Plymouth; formerly Assistant-Master at Ruby School.
Page 214 - Period I.— MEDIEVAL MONARCHY: The Departure of the Romans to Richard III. AD 449 — 1485.
Page 111 - CRAS te victurum, eras dicis, Postume, semper. die mihi, eras istud, Postume, quando venit? quam longe eras istud, ubi est? aut unde petendum? numquid apud Parthos Armeniosque latet? iam eras istud habet Priami vel Nestoris annos. 5 eras istud quanti, die mihi, possit emi? eras vives? hodie iam vivere, Postume, serum est: ille sapit quisquis, Postume, vixit heri.
Page 220 - ... schools, though it is hoped that even the finished scholar may glean from it some useful information. The notes are concise, on the principle of not giving too much, help, yet all real difficulties of construction or expression are carefully explained, as well as any allusions to History and Mythology. The Introduction gives a complete history of the principal actors, and explains the different scenes and plot of each play, whilst its object and the date of its production are thoroughly discussed...
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Page 219 - Edition. 12mo, half-bound. 12*. The argument of each book is broken into short parts, which are inserted in the text before each paragraph, in order to give the student an idea of what follows. The notes to the first four books are abridged from Mr. Arnold's other editions of Homer, the rest are from Diibner. Lists of the Homeric substantives with peculiarities of form, of the adjectives with two...
Page 218 - Edition. 8vo. 5s. 6d. In each lesson of this book a portion of the Accidence is learnt and impressed upon the memory by an exercise containing numerous examples on the declensions, conjugations, and simple government of words, with which the pupil becomes familiar by constant repetition. In the second part, exercises are given on the verbs in ju'i the con...
Page 215 - Edition. 12mo. 4*. This Work is intended for pupils who are already able to conjugate with accuracy, and places before them longer sentences for translation, into which relative and other dependent clauses are gradually introduced. The Grammar includes a short treatise on Wordbuilding, with the meaning of the prefixes and suffixes of verbs, substantives, and adjectives. Each Exercise is accompanied by a vocabulary, in which the principles of word-building given in the Grammar are practically applied.
Page 216 - Edition. 8vo. 8s. This Work, which is on the same principles as Part I., but intended for more advanced pupils, explains more particularly the arrangement of words in a Latin sentence, and the nice distinctions which exist between the different adverbs and conjunctions : in illustration copious extracts are given from the best Prose authors : the sentences for translation are of considerable length : a Vocabulary, giving many English phrases idiomatically expressed in Latin, and an Antibarbarus guard...

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