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Why Latin for Multiple Years?

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The answer is not just that it looks good on a college application. Although that is a benefit, the principles of learning Latin are much more important. I have heard people expressing nervousness over the changes in the Classical Conversations program to Latin III...
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Translating from Latin to English

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A couple of months ago, we talked about translating from English to Latin. This month, we are going to discuss translating Latin to English. This is predominately what you will be doing in Latin in the later years when you study Vergil and Caesar. The premise is...
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English to Latin... The Most Rhetorical Assignments

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When you think about the trivium in any subject, the rhetorical level is the level in which you should show the most mastery of the subject. Latin is no exception. During the grammar stage of Latin you memorize the endings and the vocabulary. The dialectic stage...
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How to Study a Latin Verb

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I admit it has been many years since I studied a Latin verb for the first time. However, I recently had the opportunity to work on Greek verbs in the present tense with one of my friends. It reminded me of two things: first, Greek is so much easier to learn after...
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