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Wiley's Real Latin
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This innovative guide to the Latin language, written for a new generation of students, deploys examples and translation exercises taken exclusively from the Classical Latin canon. * Translation exercises use real Latin from a variety of sources, including political speeches, letters, history, poetry, and plays, and from a range of authors, including Julius Caesar, Cicero, Virgil, Catullus, Ovid, and Plautus, among others * Offers a variety of engaging, informative pedagogical features to help students practice and contextualize lessons in the main narrative * Prepares students for immersion in the great works of Classical Latin literature * A companion website provides additional exercises and drills for students and teachers
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List of Illustrations xviii Walk-Through Tour of Features xx About the Website xxii Preface xxiii Introduction 1 0.1 Parts of Speech 2 0.2 The Pronunciation of Latin 4 Chapter 1 1.1 Inflected Language 8 1.2 Nouns 8 Declension of Pocta, -ae 10 1.3 Verbs 10 1.4 Pronouns: hic, haec, hoc 13 1.5 Prepositions 14 1.6 Adverbs 14 1.7 Conjunctions 15 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 16 Review: Chapter 1 Chapter 2 2.1 Second Declension Nouns 19 2.2 Adjectives 21 2.3 Second Conjugation: Present Indicative Active 24 2.4 Imperfect Indicative Active 24 2.5 Demonstrative Pronoun: Is, Ea, Id 25 Translation from Latin 26 Translation into Latin 27 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 28 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 2 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs 29 Chapter 3 3.1 Direct Questions 32 3.2 Personal Pronouns 33 3.3 Demonstrative Pronoun: Ille, Illa, Illud 34 3.4 Third Conjugation 35 3.5 Negatives 36 3.6 Uses of the Cases 36 Translation from Latin 38 Translation into Latin 39 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 40 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 3 Passages Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 41 Chapter 4 4.1 Third Declension Nouns 43 4.2 Uses of the Cases 48 Translation from Latin 48 Translation into Latin 49 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 50 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 4 Passages Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 52 Chapter 5 5.1 Fourth and Fifth Declension Nouns 55 5.2 Fourth and Mixed Conjugations: Present and Imperfect Indicative Active 57 5.3 Future Indicative Active 58 5.4 Uses of the Cases 60 Translation from Latin 60 Translation into Latin 62 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 63 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 5 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 64 Chapter 6 6.1 Perfect Indicative Active 67 6.2 Future Perfect Indicative Active 67 6.3 Pluperfect Indicative Active 68 6.4 Irregular Verbs: Sum and Possum 68 6.5 Uses of the Cases 70 Translation from Latin 70 Translation into Latin 72 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 73 Vocabulary Specifi cally for Chapter 6 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 74 Review: Chapters 2 6 Chapter 7 7.1 The Passive Voice 78 7.2 Relative Pronoun 81 7.3 Connecting or Demonstrative Relative 82 7.4 Uses of the Cases 83 Place 83 Space 83 Time 83 Time 84 Place 84 Agent 84 Translation from Latin 85 Translation into Latin 86 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 87 Vocabulary Specifi cally for Chapter 7 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 89 Chapter 8 8.1 Participles 92 8.2 Use of Participles 94 Translation from Latin 97 Translation into Latin 98 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs 99 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 8 Passages Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Conjunctions 100 Chapter 9 9.1 The Passive Voice Continued 104 9.2 Uses of the Cases 105 Translation from Latin 106 Translation into Latin 107 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 108 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 9 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 109 Chapter 10 10.1 Infinitives 112 10.2 Reported/Indirect Statement; Accusative and Infinitive 114 10.3 Reflexive Pronoun 114 10.4 Syncopated Forms of the Perfect 115 Translation from Latin 116 Translation into Latin 116 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 118 Vocabulary Specifi cally for Chapter 10 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 119 Chapter 11 11.1 Deponent Verbs 122 First Conjugation 122 Second Conjugation 122 Third Conjugation 123 Fourth Conjugation 123 Mixed Conjugation 123 First and Second Conjugations 123 Third, Fourth, and Mixed Conjugations 123 11.2 Participles of Deponent Verbs 124 11.3 Infinitives of Deponent Verbs 125 11.4 Causal Clauses 127 11.5 Uses of Cases 127 Translation from Latin 128 Translation into Latin 129 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Pronouns; Deponent Verbs; Other Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 131 Vocabulary Specifically for Chapter 11 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 132 Chapter 12 12.1 Irregular Verbs: Fero, Volo, Nolo, Malo, Eo, Fio 135 12.2 Uses of the Cases 136 Translation from Latin 137 Translation into Latin 138 Vocabulary to Learn Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 139 Vocabulary Specifi cally for Chapter 12 Passages Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 140 Review: Chapters 7 12 Chapter 13 13.1 Subjunctive Mood 145 First Conjugation 145 Second Conjugation 145 Third Conjugation 146 Fourth Conjugation 146 Mixed Conjugation 146 First Conjugation 147 Second Conjugation 147 Third Conjugation 147 Fourth Conjugation 147 Mixed Conjugation 147 First Conjugation 148 First Conjugation 148 13.2 Subjunctive of Irregular Verbs 148 Present Subjunctive 148 Imperfect Subjunctive 149 Perfect Subjunctive 149 Pluperfect Subjunctive 149 Present Subjunctive 149 Present Subjunctive 150 Present Subjunctive Active 150 Present Subjunctive 150 Present Subjunctive 151 13.3 Independent Uses of the Subjunctive 152 13.4 More Uses of the Cases 154 Translation from Latin 155 Translation into Latin 156 Extra Passage 158 Vocabulary Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 159 Chapter 14 14.1 Subjunctive Passive 162 First Conjugation 162 Second Conjugation 162 Third Conjugation 162 Fourth Conjugation 162 Mixed Conjugation 162 First Conjugation 163 Second Conjugation 163 Third Conjugation 163 Fourth Conjugation 163 Mixed Conjugation 163 First Conjugation 164 Second Conjugation 164 Third Conjugation 164 Fourth Conjugation 164 Mixed Conjugation 164 First Conjugation 165 Second Conjugation 165 Third Conjugation 165 Fourth Conjugation 165 Mixed Conjugation 165 14.2 Subjunctive of Deponent Verbs 166 First Conjugation 166 Second Conjugation 166 Third Conjugation 167 Fourth Conjugation 167 Mixed Conjugation 167 First Conjugation 167 Second Conjugation 167 Third Conjugation 168 Fourth Conjugation 168 Mixed Conjugation 168 First Conjugation 168 First Conjugation 169 14.3 Sequence of Tenses 169 14.4 Purpose and Result Clauses 170 14.5 Noun Clauses Introduced by Ut 172 Translation from Latin 173 Translation into Latin 174 Extra Passage 176 Vocabulary Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Conjunctions; Prepositions 177 Chapter 15 15.1 Gerunds and Gerundives 180 Gerund 181 Gerundive 182 Some Exceptions 183 Gerundive Expressing Obligation or Necessity 184 15.2 Supine 184 Accusative 185 Ablative 185 15.3 Uses of Cases 185 Translation from Latin 187 Translation into Latin 188 Extra Passage 189 Vocabulary Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Conjunctions; Prepositions 190 Chapter 16 16.1 Cum Clauses 193 Present 193 Future 193 16.2 Subjunctive in Relative Clauses 194 16.3 Pronominal Adjectives 196 Translation from Latin 197 Translation into Latin 199 Extra Passage 200 Vocabulary Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 201 Review: Chapters 13 16 Chapter 17 17.1 Direct Questions 206 17.2 Indirect Questions 207 17.3 Verbs with the Dative 208 17.4 Impersonal Passive 208 17.5 Uses of the Cases 209 Translation from Latin 210 Translation into Latin 211 Extra Passages 213 Vocabulary Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs Taking the Dative; Other Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Conjunctions 214 Chapter 18 18.1 Imperative Mood 217 18.2 Negative Commands (prohibitions) 218 18.3 Indirect/Reported Commands 218 18.4 Uses of Cases 219 Translation from Latin 220 Translation into Latin 221 Extra Passage 223 Vocabulary Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs 224 Chapter 19 19.1 Degrees of Comparison: Comparative and Superlative 228 Comparative 231 Superlative 231 19.2 Constructions with the Comparative and Superlative 232 19.3 Verbs of Fearing 233 Translation from Latin 234 Translation into Latin 236 Extra Passage 237 Vocabulary Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Conjunctions 238 Chapter 20 20.1 Conditional Sentences 241 Future More Vivid 241 Future Less Vivid 242 Present Unfulfilled 242 Past Unfulfilled 242 Mixed Unfulfilled 243 20.2 Verbs/Expressions of Doubting: Dubito, Dubium Est, Incertum Est 243 20.3 Construction for Verbs of Hindering, Preventing, Forbidding 243 Translation from Latin 245 Translation into Latin 246 Extra Passages 248 Vocabulary Nouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions 249 Chapter 21 21.1 More on Temporal Clauses 252 Notes on Dum 253 21.2 More on Indirect Speech/Statement 253 Translation from Latin 255 Translation into Latin 256 Vocabulary Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs; Adjectives; Adverbs; Prepositions; Conjunctions 257 Review: Chapters 17 21 Extra Passages 261 Conclusion 263 Appendices 265 Appendix 1: Some Verbs Followed by a Complementary Infinitive 266 Appendix 2: Idem, Iste, Ipse 267 Appendix 3: Numerals 268 Appendix 4: Nolo, Malo, Fio 269 Appendix 5: Perfect and Pluperfect Subjunctive 271 Appendix 6: Roman Nomenclature 273 Appendix 7: So-Called Future Imperative 284 Appendix 8: Timeline 286 Vocabulary: Latin to English 288 Vocabulary: English to Latin 307 Index 317

About the Author

Robert Maltby is Emeritus Professor of Latin Philology at the University of Leeds. His previous publications include A Lexicon of Ancient Latin Etymologies (1991), Tibullus Elegies: Text, Introduction and Commentary (2002), and Terence: Phormio (2012). Kenneth Belcher is a Teaching Fellow in Classics at the University of Leeds, where he lectures in Latin and Greek literature and language. He has contributed conference papers in the UK and internationally.

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Wiley's Real Latin is an intriguing new addition to thecanon of Latin pedagogy that will enthrall students as theydiscover the wonders of Classic Latin. In addition, instructorswill welcome the intuitive organization of the textbook and thewealth of supplemental materials designed specifically forinstructors, such as a detailed instructor's manual that includestips for instructors, Extra Examples of Difficult Constructions,practice tests, handouts, and much more, can be found on the book'scompanion website mentioned above. (History inReview, 1 October 2013)

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