Homework due a.d. III Idibus Novembris / 11 Νοεμβριου η Παρασκευη

Elementary Latin~ due  a.d. VI Idibus Novembras

  1. Quiz on Demonstrative Pronouns: hic haec hoc (THIS/THESE) and  ille illa illud (THAT / THOSE)
  2. Vocabulary, ch. 9 is also for quiz on Friday.
  • locus, -i m place
  • morbus, -i m disease
  • hic, haec, hoc — this; these
  • ille, illa, illud  — that; those
  • unus, -a, -um  — one
  • nullus, -a, um  — none
  • ullus, -a, -um
  • solus, -a, -um – alone
  • neuter, neutra, neutrum – neither
  • alius, alia, aliud  — another, other
  • uter, utra, utrum – either, which (of two)
  • totus, -a, -um whole, entire
  • alter, altera, alterum — other (of two)

Elementary Greek

  1. Quiz on middle and passive voice of verbs, imperfect tense and translation; present and ____ tenses of ειμι
  2. Imperfect endings: ομην, ου, ετο, ομεθα, εσθα, οντο  — Present/future endings:    ομαι, ει / ηι, εται, ομεθα, εσθε, ονται    — εσθαι (infinitive for present/future middle/passive)
For Next Week
  1. ειμι. Present tense ‘I am’   ειμι, ει,  εστι [ν], εσμεν, εστε, εισι [ν]
  2. Imperfect tense ‘I was’ of ειμι. η/ην, ησθα, ην, ημεν, ητε, ησαν
  3. Future tense ‘I will be’ of ειμι. εσομαι, εση/εσει, εσται, εσομεθα, εσεσθε, εσονται
  4. Ιnfinitive ‘to be’ ειναι ‘to be about to be’ εσεσθαι
  5. Imperative: Be! ισθι / Let him/her be! εστω  Be!  εστε / Let them be! εστων
  1. Vocabulary for sentences p. 71, 1, 3, 4, 10
  • 1. τοπος – place       ελευθερος – free        κινδυνος -danger       μικρος -small       κορη- girl
  • 3. αλλαττω – (middle) take [accussative] in exchange for [genitive]          δωρον – gift           ησυχια – quiet, leisure
  • 4. μηκετι – no longer                 πειθω- (middle) obey           αναξιος-unworthy             δεσποινη- mistress          αξιος-worthy         θεραπαινα- servant           τρεπω- (middle) go             μακρος-  long          οδος- road         εις- into           χωρα- country
  • 10. φυτον- plant, tree           υπο- by          φυλαττω- guard          πορρω- far away from         οικια- house
  1. Ch. 11 vocabulary
ειμι, εσομαι. be exist; (3rd person singular + accusative + infinitive) it is possible
πειθω,  πεισω  persuade; (+ dative) obey
τρεπω, τρεψω  turn; (middle voice) betake oneself, go
αμαξα, -ης  η  cart, wagon
λιμνη, -ης ξ   marsh, lake
τοπος, -ου ο  place
τροπος, -ου ο turn, way
μακρος, -α, -ον long
μικρος, -α, -ον small, litttle
πορρω far, far off — (preposition + genitive) far away from
υπο  / υπ’ / υφ’    (preposition + genitive, dative, accusative) under

Classical Mythology

  1. Read in Introduction to Mythology, ch 31, Heracles and Dionysus, pp. 444 – 464.
  2. Read in Anthology of Classical Myth, Apollodorus, excerpts, pp. 17 – 57, and Herodorus, pp. 121-122.
  3. Oral presentations!

Intermediate Latin

  1. Liber perfectus.
  2. Translate sentences.

Intermediate Greek

  1. Μοre -μι verbs
  2. Passage to translate

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