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Valde difficilum est loqui Latine, multo difficilius quam scribere Latine.
by Iacobulus
on Mon Nov 21, 2005 8:53 pm
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Latin Composition
Replies: 21
Views: 8460

Quinte: At my university (U of Kentucky), we are fairly well-renown for our Latin Institute, which is a four-course graduate program taught entirely in Latin. Also, every summer the department hosts a conventiculum, in which scholars from all around come to discuss Latin in Latin. I've onl...
by Iacobulus
on Sun Nov 20, 2005 10:27 pm
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Latin Composition
Replies: 21
Views: 8460

Salve Iacobule, Sorry to pick, but it's "potential" :D My Latin teacher used to call the horatory subjunctive the "salad subjunctive" because more often than not it was translated "Let us..". It was one of those school boy mnemonics like "dic, duc, fac and fer should have an 'e' but it isn't th...
by Iacobulus
on Sun Nov 20, 2005 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Latin Composition
Replies: 21
Views: 8460

Hortatory is the correct term, actually. However, you don't see too much usage of the hortatory subjunctive in a relative clause. Because if you translate the hortatory as "Let us do" so and so, then it is awkward. Maybe if it were made into a deliberative (whom we should) or potential subjunctiv...
by Iacobulus
on Fri Nov 18, 2005 7:37 pm
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Latin Composition
Replies: 21
Views: 8460

Nice image, but I prefer my current desktop BG: http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y115/GoneTomorrow/desktop2.jpg Also, you should have one for 1600 x 1200 res, for my 20.1" LCD :) To find out your current screen resolution, right-click anywhere on your desktop BG, select "Properties" then th...
by Iacobulus
on Fri Nov 18, 2005 7:17 pm
 
Forum: General
Topic: Desktop size
Replies: 12
Views: 4567

I would opt for either the Oxford Classical Text or the Loeb edition.
Bona Fortuna.

http://www.oup.com/us/catalog/general/? ... sults=true

http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog/L091N.html
by Iacobulus
on Thu Nov 17, 2005 2:11 am
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Textual Criticism?
Replies: 1
Views: 1261

Haven't gone over all of it, but from first sentence I think your use of the relative pronoun "qui" should be in the accusative case: "quem" since it appears to be the direct object of "observemus." ("WHOM we would?should/might regard great honor.") Also, did you intend for "observemus"? It is ...
by Iacobulus
on Thu Nov 17, 2005 2:10 am
 
Forum: Collegium Linguarum
Topic: Latin Composition
Replies: 21
Views: 8460
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