Homework due on the Ides of September

Elementary Latin

Quiz on conjugating 1st and 2nd conjugation verbs in the present tense: o, s, t, mus, tis, nt — and vocabulary:

For the first elementary Latin quiz of the year!

Extra credit: Translation.

Elementary Greek

Quiz on the upper and lower letters of the Greek alphabet, p. xxiii, and vocabulary from Lesson 1.

Extra credit: Nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, vocative cases; endings for a 2nd declension noun:

ος      —-     ἄνθρωπος
ου     —-     ἀνθρώπου
ῳ      —    ἀνθρώπῳ
ον    —-   ἄνθρωπον
ε     —-   ἄνθρωπε

Theater of the Greeks

Read Libation Bearers by Aeschylus in Oresteia, pp. 69 – 113 and read/get started reading The Furies by Aeschylus in Oresteia, pp. 117-160.

Image of Agamemnon, Aegisthos, Clytemnestra.

Outline of Greek history (PDF)

Intermediate Latin

Grammar review:

Use these verbs for 1, 2, 3: Duco, ducere, duxi, ductum (lead)   — invenio, invenire, inveni, inventum (find)

  1. perfect, pluperfect, future perfect active/passive
  2. imperative (active, passive) — ama/amate  — amare, amamini
  3. infinitive (present active, present passive, perfect active) — amare, amari, amavisse

Synopsis sheet (pdf)



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