Adapted to better meet the needs of students, The Oxford Latin Course, College Edition, retains its trademark reading-based approach, but does so now in two companion volumes -Readings and Vocabulary and Grammar, Exercises, Context- - that cover all of the topics essential to a first-year Latin course. Horatius rusticus fit Patrons and Clients 29. Vocabulary in one letter-size sheet for chaps. The previous edition was already lacking in organization and sufficient explanation of concepts and now, with this edition, they basically crammed what used to be about four semesters of Latin into just two. The running story, cultural essays, and actual Latin readings will hold their interest much more effectively than random sentences and vocabulary. The declined forms are put into pop-up menus in random order. The files can be printed to any letter-size paper, but some are designed to be printed onto business card stock, which can be obtained in bulk from office supply stores or in individual sheets from copy stores such as Kinkos.
Nundinae Nundinae and Farming 4. Quintus Flaccum iuuat Women 3. Features: Modern and inviting structure, with increased coverage of women and daily life in Roman society Easy-to-follow grammar sections at the back of each Students' Book A wide range of language practice exercises Teachers' Books provide helpful notes and ideas, as well as full translations of all passages, saving teachers valuable preparation time. In this archive there are flash card files for the vocabluary in the Oxford Latin Course, but you can make flash cards for anything you want to study. I have nothing but good things to say about the old three part system especially since you can buy the teacher's editions and self teach.
James Morwood has been a Lecturer of Classics at Wadham College, Oxford, since 1996. As a statement of ambition if not actual hubris, my long-range goal is to come up with a programmatic way of generating a software-based Latin Scrabble dictionary. It's Mac-only, alas, so you'll either have to have a Mac or find one to use it. If you want to write your own files for Decliner, email me and I'll tell you how to do it. The file format is uncharacteristically complicated.
DeclinerMacintosh declension inquisition software This software is officially unreleased and essentially undocumented, but it works fine and it's simple enough to use. Customer service is our top priority. Based on the reading of original texts, the course is structured around a narrative detailing the life of the poet Horace, which helps students to develop an understanding of the times of Cicero and Augustus. In practice, it's easier to give the software unambigous directions. Horatius ad Italiam redit The Confiscations 23. It is a reading-approach text that also has an excellent grammar component.
You are presented with a problem, e. This is exactly how these would be coded, maximizing time and minimizing resources. Before that, he taught Classics for 30 years at Harrow. Adjectives are declined in all three genders. There are ten lessons per page, and when you print to business card stock, each lesson will print on its own card. Within each line, everything up to the first tab character is the front of the card which is displayed in bold text , everything after the first tab character is the back of the card which is shown in plain text.
Horatius Delphos uisit Delphi 20. The entire dictionary section is missing from the back of the book, it had been cut out with scissors meticulously. What I thought would be a really good way to review Latin was a complete waste of money. The first card will have a thick border so you can tell questions from answers. Idus Martiae The End of the Republic 16.
This work seriously lacks the real hard core applications of grammar and syntax. Books are required to be returned at the end of the rental period. Maximum line length, front plus tab plus back, is 80 characters. We cannot guarantee that additional materials originally included in a package will be included in your package. Macintosh Flash Card Software This software is officially unreleased and essentially undocumented, but it works fine and it's simple enough to use. Provides teachers and students alike with a modern, inviting and structured way to sustain interest and excellence in Latin.
My Latin instructor, as well as most of the class, does not like this book! All items come with 100% satisfaction guarantee. Horatius carmina scribit Books 25. James Morwood has been a Lecturer of Classics at Wadham College, Oxford, since 1996. The file format is a plain text file with a carriage return at the end of every line. There is no limit on the number of files you can use, so it makes sense to keep your files small and isolated to particular topics. This is work for more the beginner and it should be used more in high school classrooms rather those within the colleges and universities. Scintilla in casa laborat Quintus 2.