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How is the conjugation of a verb determined?
From the 2nd p.p. or infinitive
Say in Latin 'Time flies':
Tempus fugit
Give the Latin and the Eglish for the abbreviation e.g.:
Exempli gratia, for the sake of example
How is the declension of a noun determined?
From its genitive singular
What is the technical term for -que and -ne?
Enclitics
In the sentence, "Come here, Marcus!", translate Marcus?
Marce
What is the case of a direct address?
Vocative
Distinguish between in silva and in silvam:
in the forest and into the forest
What gender are most nouns of the first declension?
Feminine
What is the long mark over a vowel called?
Macron
What is the technical term for two vowels sounded as one?
Diphthong
Give the Latin and the English for the abbreviation N.B.:
Nota bene, note well
What Latin phrase indicates a trade or exchange?
Quod pro quo
Name five nouns of the first declension that are masculine:
poeta, pirata, agricola, auriga, incola, nauta
Which case expresses the indirect object?
dative
Using an enclitic, say in Latin 'son and daughter':
filius filiaque
What is the Roman numberal for 40?
XL
What is the Roman numeral for 500?
D
What is the Roman numeral for 1666?
MDCLXVI
What is the Roman numeral for 1998?
MCMXCVIII
How many declensions are there?
5
Primus: unus:: duo: _________:
secundus
Pungo: pugnare:: sum: _________:
esse
Say in Latin 'with great praise':
magna cum laude
What English word means etymologically 'almost an island'?
peninsula
How many conjugations of verb sare there?
Four
Say in Latin 'Beware of the dog'?
Cave canem
Give the Latin noun and its English meaning for which 'voyage' derives:
via, road
From what Latin verb does 'applaud' derive?
laudo, praise
What tense is indicated by -ba?
imperfect
What is the motto of the United States Marine Corps?
semper fidelis
Say in Latin, "Hello, everyone":
salvete omnes
Give the Latin and the English for the abbreviation P.M.:
post meridiem, after noon
What ablative construction is found in 'Puella cum pueris ambulat.'?
Abl. of accompaniment
Change all the forms of the following sentence to the plural: Poeta agricolam laudat.
Poetae agricolas laudant.
What English verb meaning 'to wipe out' derives from the Latin ordinal number for 10th?
decimate
Give the Latin and the English for the abbreviatino i.e?
id est, that is
Change 'bonus' to and adverb?
bene
Give the Latin number missing in this sequence: unus, tres, septem, novem:
quinque
Give the imperative plural of the verb do, dare:
date
Change 'equus' to the plural:
equi
Change 'medium' to the plural:
media
Give an English noun that comes unchanged into English:
area, honor, medium. superior. duo, plus, minus, millenium, data, arena, circus
Give the Latin and English for the abreviatinon etc.:
et cetera, and the rest
In what three ways mush an adjective agree with the noun it modifies?
in case, number, and gender
Identify the use of the ablative case in this sentence 'in silva habitamus':
ablative of place where
What answer does the following question expect 'Num ambulas?'
no
Translate the phrase 'to walk':
ambulare
What is the study of word origins?
etymology