Latin III: poetic devices and grammer

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Latin III: poetic devices and grammer
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2011-06-12 13:45:31
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  1. synchysis
    interlocked word order
  2. chiasmus
    criss cross word order
  3. translate ne haereas
    don't stick
  4. What are the endings for gerunds?
    • nom- infinitive
    • gen- ndi
    • dat- ndo
    • acc- ndum
    • abl- ndo
  5. how are gerunds translated?
    -ing
  6. What is a dactyl?
    a foot with a macron and two breves
  7. What is a spondee?
    foot with two macrons
  8. Which two letter are not considered constants or vowels in scansion?
    l and r
  9. Which two constants count as double?
    x and z
  10. What does a breve look like?
    u
  11. WHat does a macron look like?
    _
  12. What are the four dipthongs?
    ae au oe ui
  13. What are gerunds?
    verbal nouns

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