The Latin Leaflet Volume 1-25

The Latin Leaflet Volume 1-25

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ... and III are available. Address American Classical League, Princeton, N. J. An outline has been made for this issue of the LEAAFET of Chapter V of the report of the Classical Investigation. The LEAFLET suggests that a time be made, if possible, during or following each tournament for a round-table discussion of this chapter by the teachers of the section. 6. Attention is called, to an article in this issue of the LEAAFET entitled "Libraries for Latin Teachers." In these libraries there is much valuable material which any teacher may have for the asking. The package libraries are sent out as a loan. The Extension Loan Library at the University of Texas has gladly agreed to cooperate with the New York Service Bureau for Latin Teachers. Address Miss Le Noir Dimmtt, Chief, Loan Library Bureau, University of Texas, lAustin, Texas.--0--EASY CONSONANT CHANGES The labials p, b, f and v interchange 1. From the Latin probare are derived prove and probable. From the Greek_bursa, meaning a bull's hide, we get bursar, disburse, reimburse, and purse, purser, purchase. 2. From the Latin movere come the English words move and mobile. From caballus (a late Latin word for horse) we get cavalry and chivalry. From Latin taberna is derived tavern. 3. The Latin word cervas (losing its ending and changing v to f), appears in French as ccrf. Likewise Latin b6s (gen. bovis) appears in French as boeuf and in English as beef. Note that the plural of beef is beeves. This change of f to v accounts for the plurals of such English words as knife, wife, life, etc. Donald Cameron. M.A. of the University of Texas, and Ph.D. of Harvard. now Professor of Latin in Boston University. Professor Cameron, in addition to his training in America, has had...show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 222g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236903889
  • 9781236903884