Homework a.d. vii Kalendis Martiis

Elementary Latin

  1. Quiz on vocabulary ch. 17 and translating a sentence with the relative pronoun.

Vocabulary ch. 17

flumen, fluminis n. river
genus, generis n. kind, sort
hostis, hostis m. enemy
ludus, ludi m. game
scientia f. knowledge
clarus, clara, clarum. bright, clear
cur. why
deinde. then
lego, legere, legi, lectum. choose; read
misceo, miscere, miscui, mixtum. mix
moveo, movere, movi, motum. move
video, videri, visus sum. Passive of video, videre — to be seen, seem

Elementary Greek

  1. Quiz on the third declension — ‘regular’ and “sigma stems” — charts are here.
  2. Vocabulary ch. 17

Vocabulary, Lesson 17
η αιδως shame
το γερας prize
ο / η δαιμων divine being, guardian spirit
ο Σωκρατης Socrates
το τειχος wall (of a city)
η τριηρης trireme
αληθης true
ευδαιμων happy
ευ well
κακως  badly
προς + gen – from, by — + dat. at, near — + acc. to, toward


  1. Read in Drewett, ch. 5, “Planning the excavation”
  2. The Bronze Age and the Geometric Period (via the Metropolitan Museum of Art)
  • Presentation with notes from class.

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