A Complete Latin Course for the First Year: Comprising an Outline of Latin Grammar, and a Series of Progressive Exercises in Reading and Writing Latin, with Frequent Practice in Reading at Sight

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American Book, 1888 - Latin language - 332 pages
 

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Page 193 - 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 16 - The Latin, like the English, has three persons and two numbers. The first person denotes the speaker ; the second, the person spoken to ; the third, the person spoken of. The singular number denotes one, the plural more than one.
Page 221 - CONCEALING admit two Accusatives — one of the person and the other of the thing (374) : Me sententiam rogavit, he asked me my opinion.
Page 12 - Voice shows whether the subject acts (Active Voice), or is acted upon (Passive Voice). Thus, with the Active Voice,

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