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by Hammurabi
Wed Oct 24, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Maxims
Replies: 1
Views: 935

Maxims

Hi everyone! It's been a long time! Indeed I lost my main computer, I changed my life, the continent, my language... Well, the good news are I'm still studying greek (and I hope to keep doing it!) This week I started translating a series of maxims from... (if anybody recognize them please tell me th...
by Hammurabi
Mon Jul 31, 2006 9:32 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Hi and help for translation!
Replies: 9
Views: 2531

Hi and help for translation!

Hi guys! It's me again, I just had a question; I'm preparing an Epigraph for an essay and I want it to be a latin translation of one of my favorite quotations ever: it is the 7th postulate of the tractatus logicus-philosophicus by Ludwig Wittgenstein, and I wanted help to translate it because I cann...
by Hammurabi
Mon Jul 31, 2006 8:10 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hi!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 733

Hi!!!

Hi friends!! I say "hi" to you all once more after a few months of absence :oops: , I know is not right disapear like that but I asure you that I'm working so hard right now because I'm moving to Paris in september 5th!!! :D I'm so happy, I'll be studying philosophy and arts at the paris university ...
by Hammurabi
Sat May 06, 2006 7:31 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 10
Replies: 2
Views: 3414

Lesson 10

Hi Today I worked on lesson 10! 8) :shock: :oops: We shall come to your land with your friend. 12. Cum amico vestro terram nostram veniemus. While he lives, we can have no peace. 13. Dum vivit, pacem habere non possumus. The whole state now shuns and will always shin these vices. 14. Civitas tota ha...
by Hammurabi
Thu May 04, 2006 4:29 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 9
Replies: 6
Views: 5157

- non est locus mihi in ulla civitate - beware the double negative, fine in French but a leper in Latin. - magister mi , as Deudeditus observed -I might say nihil librorum...nihil sapientiae to express this (literally, "nothing of books...nothing of wisdom"). But the gramar is fine. - superare usua...
by Hammurabi
Thu May 04, 2006 4:23 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: Excercise 294
Replies: 1
Views: 7513

Excercise 294

Hi! now I'm in excercise no. 294... I've been checking hardly the accents :oops: :shock: 294. Each of the heralds have five minas. 1. οἱ δὲ κῆ?υκες ἕκαστοι μνᾶς πὲντε ἔχουσιν. Cyrus sent the old man a gold collar. 2. τῷ γέ?οντι ? Κῦ?ος στ?επτὸν χ?υσοῦν ἔπεμψε. What does the commander intend? 3. τί ?...
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 5:01 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 9
Replies: 6
Views: 5157

thanx Jon!

I didn't know the vocative for "meus" was "mi" :)

thanx:)

:D :D
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 4:59 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 8
Replies: 3
Views: 3941

Thanx Jon!! :D :D

It seems I'm not geting to many errs as I thought!! :D :D

I hope my composition is not too bad... :oops:

Thanx again Jon... you are not that "MALVS"

:D :lol:
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 4:56 pm
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: Excercise 284.
Replies: 2
Views: 7354

wow!!
Merci Skylax!!
I think I dont have too many errors now!! :D :D

well.. While I dont find any Passive or Middle aorist! :S:S


:oops: :oops:
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 4:14 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercise 266.
Replies: 2
Views: 6384

merci beaucoup sylax!! :D :oops:

Je dois travailler aux "aorits" des "passifs" et "middles" :oops: :oops:

I really have trouble with those :x :x

:D :D
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 4:11 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 9
Replies: 6
Views: 5157

Lesson 9

Hi guys.. today I worked on lesson 9.... I'm starting to love more this :D :D This (man) is criting about the glory of the other man. 11. Hic de gloria alterius viri scribit. The whole state will thank this man alone. 12. Tota civitas huic viro soli gratias aget. On account of that courage of yours ...
by Hammurabi
Mon May 01, 2006 3:57 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: Excercise 284.
Replies: 2
Views: 7354

Excercise 284.

Hi!.. now I'm working on excercise no. 284 284. Are the other soldiers doing this? 1. οἱ ἄλλοι στ?ατιώται τοῦτον ποιῦσι; The barbarians are being wronged by the guards. 2. τοὺς δὲ βά?βα?ους οἱ φ?λακες ἀδικοῦσιν. You love these more than you love the others. 3. το?τους μᾶλλον φιλεῖς ἢ τοὺς ἄλλους. Th...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 29, 2006 11:31 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 8
Replies: 3
Views: 3941

Lesson 8

Hi you all guys! Now I'm working on lesson 8 I hope not to be so wrong. Your mony will remain under the ground. 9. Ibi, sub terra, pecunia vestra remanebit. Write many things about the glory of your state. 10. Scribe (Scribite) multa de gloria civitatis nostrae. Does reason always lead men to virtue...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 28, 2006 11:53 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 7
Replies: 5
Views: 4806

Hammurabi, Do you know Spanish? I took a few years of it in school. I could understand how pauci could be read as 'small.' Isn't pequeno similar? Your corrections look good. hi elduce! :D :D well in fact spanish is my mother language... and pauci in fact traslated as "pocos" into spanish... the wor...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 28, 2006 4:21 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW Excercise 277.
Replies: 1
Views: 5823

JWW Excercise 277.

Hi you all! I keep working hard now on excercise ·277... I hope there're not too many errors... :oops: :oops: He conquers the enemy. 1. τὸν πολέμιον νικᾷ. And he honored the general with other gifts. 2. καὶ τοῖς ἄλλοις δώ?οις στ?ατηγὸν ?τίμησει. But the soldiers were shouting to the guards to stop. ...
by Hammurabi
Thu Apr 27, 2006 5:07 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 7
Replies: 5
Views: 4806

thanx elduce!! :D :) Voici the corrections... 11. Sine moribus bonis pacem non habere possumus. 13. Post tempora mala, virtus vera et multus labor civitatem conservabunt. 14. Filii amicorum tuorum paucum numerum virtutum habebunt. Yet for this last... paucus/i is a cognate for the spanish "poco(s)" ...
by Hammurabi
Thu Apr 27, 2006 4:31 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 7
Replies: 5
Views: 4806

Lesson 7

Hi! :D :D I had time today and I worked also on lesson 7 :shock: :) Without good character we cannot have peace. 11. Sine mores bonis pacem non habere possumus. Many human beings have small time for Greek literautre. 12. Multi homines litteris Graecis tempus parvum habent. After bad times true virtu...
by Hammurabi
Wed Apr 26, 2006 10:11 pm
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercise 266.
Replies: 2
Views: 6384

JWW excercise 266.

Hi you budies!! :D :D I'm keeping going witth the book :P Everything has been done by the generals 1. πεποίκασιν οἱ στ?ατηγοὶ πᾶν. All the soldiers were proceeding willingly. 2. πάντες οἱ στ?ατιώται ἑκὼν πο?ε?οντο. The gifts of the satrap were all beautiful. 3. πάντα τὰ τοῦ σατ?άπου δῶ?α καλὰ ἦν. Af...
by Hammurabi
Wed Apr 26, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 6
Replies: 1
Views: 3699

Lesson 6

Hi you all!... I keep going and now on lesson 6... Therefore, we cannot always see the real vices of a tyrant. 11. Vitia vera tyranni, igitur, non semper possumus videre. Few men will be able to tolerate an absolute ruler. 12. Pauci viri tyrannum poterunt tolerare. We shall always praise the great b...
by Hammurabi
Wed Apr 26, 2006 9:08 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 5 excersices.
Replies: 6
Views: 5885

Thanx bellum paxque! :shock:

I didn't know that.... so :oops: what is the sustantive for "human"?

:D :D
by Hammurabi
Tue Apr 25, 2006 2:11 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 5 excersices.
Replies: 6
Views: 5885

I don't get the sentence beato meo sustinebis? - will you sustain my happiness? why is beato meo in the dat/abl? Oh well, this isn't the first time I've been confused. :) -Jon Hi Deudeditus!! :D :D Thanx for your help... Well.. I dont know either why I put it in abl!! :? :? :oops: and also the same...
by Hammurabi
Mon Apr 24, 2006 6:50 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 5 excersices.
Replies: 6
Views: 5885

Lesson 5 excersices.

Hi you all petits et petites latines et latins. it's me! ! 8)... again :( ... lol... well today I've working in chapter V, I just wanna be sure if I haven't misunderstood anything at this point, Will war always remain in our land? 11. Bellumne in partria nostra semper remanebit. Does our friend see ...
by Hammurabi
Sun Apr 23, 2006 11:51 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 4, phrases excercises
Replies: 5
Views: 5896

Thank you for your help pal!!

:D :D :oops: 8)

Multas puellas lauda et ama.
by Hammurabi
Sun Apr 23, 2006 6:50 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercise 257.
Replies: 1
Views: 5484

JWW excercise 257.

Hi you all! I worked today on excercise 257, each one is more difficult: :oops: :oops: I worked on sentence order. I just wanna be sure If I understood well... 257. We feel grateful with the old man. 1. τῷ γέ?οντι χά?ιν ἔχομεν. At night they ceased from battle. 2. τῇ νυκτὶ τοῦ πόλεμου κατέλειψαν. Cy...
by Hammurabi
Sun Apr 23, 2006 3:05 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Theaetetus
Replies: 3
Views: 4844

You are an angel!!

Thank you very much!!...

I dont know why I didnt find it :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops:
by Hammurabi
Sun Apr 23, 2006 12:24 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Theaetetus
Replies: 3
Views: 4844

Theaetetus

Hi!! :D

Somebody has, or know where to find the Plato's Θεαίτητος (Theaetetus) Dialogue greek text?

I would be very glad if I found it, thank you for your help in advance.

:oops: :oops: :D
by Hammurabi
Sun Apr 23, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 4, phrases excercises
Replies: 5
Views: 5896

Lesson 4, phrases excercises

Hi, it's me again :oops: :oops: I'm going ahead with the wherlock's excercises, I just wanted to see if everything is going all right with my study: 9. You are in great danger. In magno periculo es. 10. My son's cares are often foolish. Curae filii mei saepe stulti sunt. 11. The sons of great men ar...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 22, 2006 6:55 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: May I introduce myself?
Replies: 3
Views: 2289

salut Skylax! It is nice knowing about you!... and by the why you have an excellent english. Well, I've never been been a languages teacher :oops: well.. in fact I teach physics and mathematics in a lycée but I offer my self to help you learn spanish if you want... that will my my payment to the pu...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 22, 2006 6:45 pm
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 3, phrases excercises.
Replies: 2
Views: 3213

hi! thanx! here was a mistake of mine in the english transliteration. in the book it says: he always gives my BOY money. puero meo pecuniam semper dat. Yet I was thinking also about the filius thing... so I didn't realize but when I was typing I put SON instead of BOY... :oops: :oops: it is still wr...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 22, 2006 5:31 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercises 237 and 247
Replies: 3
Views: 6012

bonjour skylax! I loved your word orders in 237.3 and 5 and in 247.5 you speak like aristotle!! :D :D mine were at least understandables? and I also realized about the accents :oops: :oops: I just ignored them!!.. I'm sorry... each day I'm understanding more 8) thank you very much for your help!! :D...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 22, 2006 4:12 am
Forum: Wheelock's Latin
Topic: Lesson 3, phrases excercises.
Replies: 2
Views: 3213

Lesson 3, phrases excercises.

Hi guys, I'm keeping on witht the wherlock's latin... I just wanted to ask you to check these phrases from chap 3. to see if I didn't make any mistake.... 7. without a few friends life is not strong. vita sine paucis amicis non valet. 8. O great Virgil, you have great fame in you country. O magne Ve...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 22, 2006 12:24 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: hi and help
Replies: 6
Views: 1931

Thanx guys!... you are really nice... well.. now I have a few more hours of study and I'm enjoying this... I'm glad I'm having time now to do this as much as I want because I know it will be an odyssey to learn both languages at the same time... yet I'm confident on my time and my self... plus, when...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 21, 2006 6:02 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: hi and help
Replies: 6
Views: 1931

man you are an angel!! :D :D thanx very much, in fact what you saw were my first two hours of studying... lol, I've not yet learnt "mihi", but now I know!!:D actually since my mother language is spanish and my second language is french I'm finding very amusing learing latin because almost all of the...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:47 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercises 237 and 247
Replies: 3
Views: 6012

JWW excercises 237 and 247

Hi you all!! :D I was busy this las time, but now I'm totally ready:) here are these excercises, I have a question on the 247.1 as you will see... 237. the messengers will proceed from the market place to the tents. 1. οἱ ἄγγελοι ?ξ τὴς ἀγο?ὰς εἰς ταῖς σκηναῖς πο?ε?σονται. Cyrus and his staff procee...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 21, 2006 2:55 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: hi and help
Replies: 6
Views: 1931

hi and help

Hi everyone! Well in fact I'm fact I'm studying greek but, a few days ago I ask my father for a "ancient greek grammar" book.... however he didn't find any greek grammar book, now I don't know if he gor confused or he just wanted to buy something but he brought the Wheerlock's latin grammar... Well ...
by Hammurabi
Fri Apr 21, 2006 1:02 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercises 172 and 180
Replies: 3
Views: 6490

merci beaucoup skylax!

I'll take note about these,

this days I've got lots of bussiness,

however now I'm kinda free, I will correct and add more excercises.

:D :D :)
by Hammurabi
Thu Apr 13, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: JWW excercises 172 and 180
Replies: 3
Views: 6490

JWW excercises 172 and 180

Hi guys, I keep going with he JWW excercises... even when work is not leting me so much time, these were much diffcult! I hope them to have not to many errors. 172. this country is hostile to Artaxerxes. 1. αὕτη ἡ ἀ?χή Α?ταξέ?ξῃν πολέμιᾱ ?στι. the soldiers have arms and horses. 2. μαχαί?ᾱς καὶ ἵππου...
by Hammurabi
Thu Apr 13, 2006 2:09 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Dictionary
Replies: 8
Views: 3455

Hi, everyone :D

I've found this one-way, English-greek dictionary,

it is very complete and I liked it very much :) :D

http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/efts/Woodhouse/

Now I need to find a Greek-English dictionary

:? :shock:
by Hammurabi
Tue Apr 11, 2006 12:56 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: double τ
Replies: 31
Views: 9145

double τ

Hi guys! before anything I would like to say thank you because you are really helping me in this learning adventure: now, I have a question about pronunciation: I've seen that many times the double τ was changed in the modern greek for a double sigma, θάλαττη /// θάλασση γλώττα ... γλώσσα just to me...
by Hammurabi
Sat Apr 08, 2006 5:18 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Dictionary
Replies: 8
Views: 3455

Dictionary

Hi everyone! I apologize for the inconvenience but I really need help on this... Do you know any complete and good online ancient greek dictionary? :? Because I've search and search, and I guess I'm not a good searcher but I couldn't find any good one. :cry: I rememer I saw once a pretty nice old sc...