Homework due on the Kalends of October

All homework is DUE at the start of class on the 1st of October. ~

Elementary Latin

  1. QUIZ on the present tense of the verb ‘to be’ (p. 26) and declining nouns in the 2nd declension, MASCULINE and NEUTER (see. ch. 3 & 4).
  2. Practice suggestions: a little game on the 1st and 2nd declension—another game on sum.

Roman LPS

  1. Read about the Roman family, marriage and women, and children and education.

Elementary Greek

  1. Quiz on the future tense of verbs (ch. 6) and on vocabulary pp. 35-36.
  2. EXTRA (you don’t have to do these Friday): Sentences 6, 8, 10 p. 36-7 (write out the sentences, find vocabulary, translate)

Intermediate Latin– meet in the Honors House

  1. Ch. 28, present subjunctive; ch. 29, imperfect subjunctive; Ch. 30, perfect and pluperfect tenses of the subjunctive.
  2. P. 191 and 192—epigrams by Martial.
  3. Purpose Clause examples —click on ‘Read the rest of this entry.’

Emit felicem ut necet mures.

She buys a cat in order that it may kill the mice. / She buys a cat so that it may kill the mice./ She buys a cat so as to kill the mice./ She buys a cat to kill the mice.

Emit felicem ut necaret mures.

She bought a cat in order that it might kill the mice. / She bought a cat so that it might kill the mice. / She bought a cat so as to kill the mice. / She bought a catto kill the mice.

Emit felicem ne sint mures domi.

She buys a cat so that there may not be mice in the house. / She buys a cat in order that there may not be mice in the house.

Emit felicem ne essent mures domi.

She bought a cat so that there might not be mice in the house. / She bought a cat in order that there might not be mice in the house.

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