By J. H. Allen, J. B. Greenough
A venerable source for greater than a century, Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar remains to be seemed via scholars and academics because the best Latin reference grammar on hand. Concise, complete, and good prepared, it really is unmatched extensive and readability, putting a wealth of recommendation on utilization, vocabulary, diction, composition, and syntax inside effortless achieve of Latin students in any respect levels.
This sourcebook's three-part remedy begins with phrases and varieties, protecting components of speech, declensions, and conjugations. the second one half, syntax, explores situations, moods, and tenses. The concluding part bargains details on archaic usages, Latin verse, and prose composition, between different topics. broad appendixes characteristic a thesaurus of phrases and indexes. scholars of historical past, faith, and literature will locate lasting worth during this modestly priced version of a vintage advisor to Latin.
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See CATEGORY. catarrh (not -rh) catastrophe (not -y) categorical categorically (not cata-) category (singular) categories (plural) (not cata-) cauliflower (not -flour) ceiling (not -ie-) See EI/IE SPELLING RULE. Cellophane (not Sello-) 42 CEREMONY censer, censor or censure? A CENSER is a container in which incense is burnt during a religious ceremony. A CENSOR is a person who examines plays, books, films, etc. before deciding if they are suitable for public performance or publication. To CENSOR is to do the work of a CENSOR.
Asthma (not asma or assma) astrology or astronomy? ASTROLOGY is the study of the influence of the stars and planets on human life and fortune. ASTRONOMY is the scientific study of the stars and planets. athlete (not athelete) athletics (not atheletics) attach attached, attaching, attachment (not -tch) audible (not -able) 26 AXIS audience (not -ance) aural or oral? AURAL refers to the ears and hearing. ORAL refers to the mouth and speaking. In speech these words can be very confusing as they are pronounced identically.
For a definition of participles see PARTICIPLES. (vii) Commas mark off some adjectival clauses. Don't worry too much about the grammatical terminology here. You'll be able to decide whether you need to mark them off in your own work by matching them against these examples. Can you see the difference in meaning that a pair of commas makes here? Read the two sentences aloud, pausing where the commas indicate that you should pause in the first sentence, and the two different meanings should become clear: The firemen, who wore protective clothing, were uninjured.