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By James B Greenough, J. H. Allen, G. L. Kittredge, A. A. Howard, Benj. L. D'Ooge

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A venerable source for greater than a century, Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar remains to be seemed by way of scholars and lecturers because the best Latin reference grammar on hand. Concise, accomplished, and good prepared, it really is unmatched extensive and readability, putting a wealth of recommendation on utilization, vocabulary, diction, composition, and syntax inside of effortless succeed in of Latin students in any respect degrees.
This sourcebook's three-part remedy starts off with phrases and types, masking elements of speech, declensions, and conjugations. the second one half, syntax, explores instances, moods, and tenses. The concluding part bargains details on archaic usages, Latin verse, and prose composition, between different matters. wide appendixes function a thesaurus of phrases and indexes. scholars of background, faith, and literature will locate lasting price during this modestly priced variation of a vintage consultant to Latin.

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The ablative in -ī is found exclusively— 1. In nouns having the accusative in -im (§ 75); also secūris. 2. In the following adjectives used as nouns: aequālis, annālis, aqnālis, cōn-sulāris, gentīlis, molāris, prīmipīlāris, tribūlis. 3. In neuters in -e, -al, -ar: except baccar, iubar, rēte, and sometimes mare. b.

The Quantity of a Vowel or a Syllable is the time occupied in pronouncing it. Two degrees of Quantity are recognized,—long and short. a. In syllables, quantity is measured from the beginning of the vowel or diphthong to the end of the syllable. 10. Vowels are either long or short by nature, and are pronounced accordingly (§ 8). a. A vowel before another vowel or h is short: as in vǐa, nǐhil. b. A diphthong is long: as in āēdēs, fōēdus. So, also, a vowel derived from a diphthong: as in exclūdō (from †ex-claudō).

GREENOUGH EDITED BY J. B. GREENOUGH, G. L. KITTREDGE, A. A. HOWARD, AND BENJ. L. D’OOGE DOVER PUBLICATIONS, INC. MINEOLA, NEW YORK Bibliographical Note This Dover edition, first published in 2006, is an unabridged republication of Allen and Greenough’s New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges, originally published by Ginn and Company, Boston, in 1903. com PUBLISHER’S NOTE THIS Dover edition is an unaltered reprint of the famed 1903 edition of the New Latin Grammar created by Joseph Henry Allen (1820–1898) and James Bradstreet Greenough (1833-1901) and ably edited by Greenough himself along with George Lyman Kittredge, Albert Andrew Howard, and Benjamin Leonard D’Ooge.

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