Latin Prose Composition and Translation with Grammatical and Critical Papers for Junior University Local Students

Latin Prose Composition and Translation with Grammatical and Critical Papers for Junior University Local Students

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...Saecula? qui tanti talem genuere parentes? In freta dum fluvii current, dum 5 montibus umbrae Lustrabunt convexa,6 polus dum sidera pascet, Semper h6nos nomenque tuum laudesque manebunt. 3. Explain the constructions: --fessi rerumj parce1 metuj nee vox hominem sonatj tantae molis erat Romanam condere gentem. 4. Translate, with short notes: --Anthea si quern8 Jactatum videat; munera laetitiamque dii; geminos Triones, regna Liburnorum et fontem superare Timavi; quippe domum timet ambiguam Tyriosque bilingues." Notes. 1 "Laetissimus' means very productive in. 8 As Conington says, the horse s head to the Carthaginians was what the white sow was to Aeneas, andfacilem victu is in easy circumstances, but of course for verse that phrase is much too long.' In fact, "well off" or "well to do" would do as well for prose, whereas neither expression would suit verse; and indeed there seems a sort of hysteron-proteron in describing "gentem '--first, as egregiam. and next as "-facilem victu." Nexae=junctae. Compare Georgic 4, 248. Urbe and domo are ablatives of the instrument or manner. While the shadows still keep moving in the hollows of the hills. 8 Polus means the sky with all its particles of fire according to Epicurus.-7 Metu is the old dative; hominem=humanum. 8 Si means to try if haply or if perchance. 9 Bilingues is a term of reproach. Compare the forked tongue of the serpent. CAMBRIDGE, 1880. 1. What does Virgil mean by saying: .... Major1 rerum mihi nascitur ordo Majus opus moveo? 2. What reason had Juno for hating Aeneas, and how does she 2 show that hatred in this 7th book of the Aeneid? Give examples of a hendiadys from this book and state what it is. 3. Translate: --Aeneasprimiqueduces et pulcher lulus...show more

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  • Paperback | 42 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236639294
  • 9781236639295