A Grammar of the Latin Language: For the Use of Schools and Colleges

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Crocker and Brewster, 1838 - Latin language - 323 pages
 

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Page 1 - A, a; B, b; C, c ; D, d; E, e ; F, f; G, g; H, h; I, i; J, j; K, k ; L, 1; M, m ; N, n...
Page 303 - XVI XV XIV XIII XII XI X IX VIII VII VI V IV III J St ^ * g i 1 Go co p . •* p.
Page 63 - ... to the greater; thus, IV. Four. V. Five. VI. Six. IX. Nine. X. Ten. XI. Eleven. XL. Forty. L. Fifty. LX. Sixty. XC. Ninety. C. A hundred. CX. A hundred and ten.
Page 192 - The name of a town in which any thing is said to be, or to be done, if of the first or second declension and singular number, is put in the genitive ; as, Habitat Millti, He lives at Miletus.
Page 98 - Jmay have been loved, a-ma'-tus sis or fu'-e-ris, thou mayst have been loved, a-ma'-tus sit or fu'-e-rit, he may have been loved ; P. a-ma'-ti si'-mus or fu-er'-I-mus, we may have been loved, a-ma'-ti si'-tis or fu-er'-I-tis, ye may have been loved, VERBS.
Page 38 - Those which vary in gender are called heterogeneous; those which vary in declension are called heteroclites.
Page 178 - If the substantives be of different persons, the verb plural must agree with the first person rather than the second, and with the second rather than the third ; as, Si tu et Tullia, valetis, ego et Cicero valemus, If you and TulUa are well, I and Cicero are well.
Page 139 - Impersonal verbs are those which are used only in the third person singular, and do not admit of a personal subject. 1. Their English is generally preceded by the pronoun it, especially in the active voice ; as, delectat, it delights ; decet, it becomes ; contingit, it happens ; evenit, it happens ; scribltur, it is written, &c.
Page 37 - Dies, a day, is masculine or feminine in the singular, and always masculine in the plural; meridies, mid-day, is masculine only.
Page 302 - The Roman Calendar agreed with our own, in the number of months, and of the days in each ; but instead of reckoning in an uninterrupted series, from the first to the thirty-first, they had three points from which their days were counted. 1. The Calends or Kalends, which were always the first day of the month.

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