Homework due a.d. iv Kalendis Novembris / 29 Οκτωβρίου 2013


Elementary Latin

Learn the imperfect and future of the verb ‘to be.’

Imperfect
eram
erās
erat
erā́mus
erā́tis
erant

Future  
erō
eris
erit
érimus
éritis
erunt


Elementary Greek
Learn the future tense endings and how to form the stem:


singular
plural
1st person λύσω I shall loose λύσομεν we shall loose
2nd person λύσεις you will loose λύσετε you (plural) will loose
3rd person λύσει he, she, it, will loose λύσουσι they will loose

How do you change a σ?


The Theater of the Greeks

Read Euripides’ Medea in Alcestis, Medea, Hippolytus: Euripides, Translated by Diane Arnson Svarlien; Introduction and Notes by Robin Mitchell-Boyas (Hackett Publishing Company 2007).

Structural analysis of the Oedipus myth by Claude Levi-Strauss (more here on dichotomies and binary opposites)


Intermediate Latin

The Subjunctive: How to form the present and imperfect tenses.

The jussive/hortatory subjunctive and other independent uses of the subjunctive (pdf)

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