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controversia
debate
rhetor
teacher
docebat
used to teach
hanc
this
meliores quam
better than
minime!
no!
sententiam
opinion
argumentum
proof
barbaros
barbarians
imperium
empire
pacem
peace
architecti
architects
pontes
bridges
ubique
everywhere
aedificamus
build
major quam
greater than/ bigger than
aliae
other
postremo
lastly
dei
gods
dant
give
deinde
then
surrexit
got up
miserandi
pathetic/ pitiful
imitatores
imitators
auctores
creators
libros
books
legitis
read
riserunt
laughed
fratres
brothers
institor
pedlar, street vendor
ad eos
to them
felices
Lucky
quam!
how!
da!
give!
dissentiebant
were arguing
stultissimi
very stupid
abite!
go away
retineo
am keeping
abierunt
went away
in terram
onto the ground
deiecit
threw
in piscinam
into the fishpond
venite huc!
come here!
philosophus
philosopher
solus
lonely
vosne estis contenti?
are you satisfied?
Graeculi
poor little greeks
artifices
artists
praemium
profit/ reward
susurravit
whispered/ muttered
Aegyptius
Egyptian
caupo
innkeeper
Neptunus
Neptune
delevit
has destroyed
antiquus
old/ ancient
in pyramide
in a pyramid
clausit
shut/ closed
eam
her
maritum
husband
inendium
blaze/ fire
ardebat
was on fire
infelix
unlucky
amisit
lost
ludi magister
teacher at first school, at age 7 who taught sudents to read and write in latin and greek, as well as simple arithmatic
paedagogus
slave that escorted thepupil to school
tabulae
wooden tablet
stilus
thin stick of metal, bone, or ivory used to inscribe into wax tablets
grammaticus
second school teacher who taught much famous literature and grammar, as well as some history and geography
The Illiad, The Odyssey
epics by Homer taught in the second school
rhetor
teacher of third school who gave advanced lessons in literature and trained his students in the art of public speaking