Homework due a.d. xi Kalendis Martiis

  1. Elementary Latin
    1. Imperfect of passive voice for 1st and 2nd conjugation verbs.
    2. Endings: bar, baris, batur, bamur, bamini, bantur.
    3. Conjugate in present passive: laudo laudare, laudavi, laudatum (praise) — video, videre, vidi, visum (see).
    4. Translate: Sed tum Epeus unus ex Graecis, eis hoc consilium dedit: “Si magnum equum ligneum faciemus et Troianis dabimus, eos vincere poterimus; Graecos enim in equo condiderimus.”
      “Nos bene docuisti,” Graeci dixerunt et istas insidias sine mora fecerunt.

    Elementary Greek

    Translate — remember the 3 different meanings of αύτός.

    1. αὐτὸς γὰρ σώσει τὸν λαὸν [people] αὐτοῦ ἀπὸ τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν [sin] αὐτῶν.

    2. καὶ ἐγὼ αὐτὸς ἄνθρωπος.

    3. οὐ γὰρ ἐν λόγῳ ἡ βασιλεία [kingdom] τοῦ θεοῦ ἀλλ’ ἐν δυνάμει [power].

    4. ὁ δὲ αὐτὸς διδάσκαλος[teacher] ἄξει [from ἄγω, lead] ἡμᾶς εἰς τὴν βασιλείαν τοῦ θεοῦ.

    5. αὐτὸς γὰρ λέγει [say] τοὺς αὐτοὺς λόγους αὐτοῖς καὶ ἡμῖν.


    1. History of Rome

      1. Read in Livy, pp. 163-203.
      2. Choose a topic for your paper or presentation and send me an email if you haven’t yet (this assignment was originally due on Friday, 11am).
      3. In the email, be as specific as possible about what you will discuss by (1) listing at least three things you will discuss; (2) saying what pages in Livy’s History you will discuss; (3) saying what other texts you will use.

      Intermediate Greek

      1. Plato’s Apology of Socrates

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