A Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges

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D. Appleton, 1872 - Ensenanza de la lengua latina - 355 pages

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Page 312 - An important feature of this book is, that it carries along the Syntax pari passu with tho Etymology, so that the student is not only all the while becoming familiar with tho forms of the language, but is also learning to construct sentences and to understand the mutual relations of their component parts.
Page ii - ... created for itself. 6. Topics which require extended illustration are first presented in their completeness in general outline, before the separate points are discussed in detail. Thus a single page often foreshadows all the leading features of an extended discussion, imparting a completeness and vividness to the impression of the learner, impossible under any other treatment.
Page 7 - The Latin, like the English, has three persons and two numbers. The first person denotes the speaker ; the second, the person spoken to ; the third, the person spoken of. The singular number denotes one, the plural more than one.
Page i - Latin language ; to exhibit not only grammatical forms and constructions, but also those vital principles which underlie, control, and explain them. 2. Designed at once as a text-book for the class-room, and a book of reference in study, it aims to introduce the beginner easily and pleasantly to the first principles of the language, and yet to make adequate provision for the wants of the more advanced student.
Page 312 - The form which this work has taken under the skillful hand of Mr. H. is marked throughout by a method purely elementary, perfectly simple, gradually progressive. and rigorously exact. Pupils trained on such a manual cannot fail of becoming distinguished, in their subsequent progress, for precision and correctness of knowledge, and for rapid advancement in genuine scholarship.
Page 317 - Professor of Greek in the University of New York. 12mo. 138 pages. HEBREW AND SYRIAC.
Page 316 - OLLENDORFF. A Progressive Exhibition of the Principles of the Greek Grammar. By Asahel C. Kendrick.

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