Introduction to Latin

Introduction to Latin

Introduction to Latin, moment Edition is an introductory Latin textbook designed with a streamlined circulation that permits it to be accomplished in a single yr. Its concise and uncluttered method supplies scholars what they should grasp the cloth. Grammar is built-in in the context of examining fluency. leading edge routines offer translation perform in addition to construct “instinctive abilities” that organize scholars for interpreting real Latin works.


  • Concise, streamlined presentation makes a speciality of what scholars want to know, permitting the cloth to be lined in a 12 months, even for classes which meet purely 3 days a week
  • Innovative routines that transcend the standard translation perform, enticing scholars with the mechanisms of the language and constructing “more instinctive” skills
  • Succinct grammatical motives that don’t crush the scholars with superfluous element whereas additionally supplying support for college students with very little realizing of English grammar
  • Latin readings from historical resources within the type of either sentences and brief passages enable for college students to connect to actual Latin
  • Practical directions usually missed through different textbooks, together with studying a dictionary access, studying innovations, sentence styles, gapping, and expectations

New to the second one Edition

  • Revised order of presentation that spreads fabric out extra lightly among the 1st and moment halves of the book
  • Derivatives routines additional on the finish of every bankruptcy supplying perform connecting English phrases with their Latin roots
  • Bridge to subsequent point: ultimate 3 chapters offer evaluate and comprise longer narrative readings with minimum modifying to bridge scholars to the subsequent point of Latin
  • Revised collection of readings for extra acceptable point of difficulty

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