Homework due a.d. vii Kalendis Maiis

Elementary Latin

      1. Ablative Absolute: Another use of participles
      2. Explanation of participles and how to form Latin participles.
      3. Vocabulary ch. 24
fabula. f story
imperator, imperatoris. m general, commander
imperium. n power, authority
servus. m slave
vulnus, vulneris. n wound
ut. as
postea. afterwards
accipio, acccipere, accepi, acceptum. take
recipio, recipere, recepi, receptum. take back, receive
pello, pellere, pepuli, pulsum. push, drive out
narro, narrare, narravi, narrarum. tell
quaero, quaerere, quaesivi, quaesitum. seek
rideo, ridere, risi, risum. laugh, laugh at

Elementary Greek

      1. Relative Pronoun; declension of η πολις — η ναυς
      2. Sentences 2, 3, 4 (p. 151)
      3. Vocabulary ch 23
οραω (εωρων – imperfect), οψομαι, ειδον, εορακα/εωρακα, εωραμι / ωμμαι. see
ετος, ετους, το. year
ημερα, η. day
νυξ, νθκτος, η. night
χρονος, ο. time
ος, η, ο. who, which (relative pronoun)
πας, πασα, παν. all, every, whole, entire
αμφι / αμφ’. about, around (+ gen. OR acc.)
ανα / αν’. up (+ acc.)
εως. as


    1. Read in Biers, ch. 10, “The Hellenistic Age” (pp. 284-335).
    2. Be able to identify: parts of a Greek column (column, capital, volute, acanthus leaf, pediment, frieze, metope, drum, stylobate) and of a Greek temple (cella/naos, colonnade, pronaos, opisthodomos, anta). See this site.
    3. Presentation on the 5th and 4th centuries BCE
    4. Presentation on Greek sculpture

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