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Chapter 26

26-1-1. tre:s mi:lite:s tabernam ad bibendum ingressi: sunt.

three.m.nom soldier.3.m.nom.pl shop.1.f.acc.sg drink.3.ger.acc enter.4.per.dep.ind.3pl

'Three soldiers entered the shop for the purpose of drinking.' (26-1)

26-1-2 omn:es homine:s de:bent artem bene di:cendi: discere.

all.m.nom.pl men.3.m.nom.pl ought.2.pres.act.ind.3.pl art.3.f.acc.sg well say.3.gerund.gen learn.3.inf.act

'All men ought to learn the art of speaking well."(26-1)

26-1-3 ancilla tua, fide:liter decem anno:s serviendo:, liberta:tem meruit.

slave-girl.1.f.nom.pl your.1&2.f.nom.sg faithfully.3. ten year.2.m.acc.pl serve(as a slave).4.ger.abl freedom.3.f.acc.sg. deserve.2.perf.act.ind.3.sg

'You slave-girls, by serving faithfully for ten years, deserved freedom.'(26-1)

26-1-4 iu:decs mihi nu:llam occa:sio:nem respondendi: dedit.

judge.3.m.nom.sg I.dat.sg not any.1,2.f.acc.sg opportunity.3.f.acc.sg reply.2.gen.ger.sg give.3.perf.act.ind.3sg

'The judge did not give me any opportunity of replying.' (26-1)

26-1-5 pueri: senem cla:mando: vexa:ve:runt.

boy.2.m.nom.pl old man.3.m.acc.sg shout.1.gerund.abl annoy.1.perf.act.ind.3pl

'The boys annoyed the old man by shouting.'

26-2a-1 fra:ter neus in ri:pa: flu:minis sede:re sole:bat, ad pisce:s capiendo:s.

brother.3.m.nom.sg my.1.m.nom.sg on river.bank.1.f.abl.sg river.3.n.gen.sg sit.2.inf be.accustomed.2.impf.act.ind.3sg fish.3.m.acc.pl catch.1.ger.acc.pl

'My brother was accustomed to sitting on the bank of the river for the purpose of fish being caught.' (26-2a)

26-2a-2 Caesar artem belli: gerendi: bene scie:bat.

Caesar art.3.f.acc.sg war.2.n.gen.sg wage.3.gerund.gen know.4.imperf.act.ind.3.sg

'Caesar knows the art of waging war well.'(26-1)

26-2a-3 fabri: omnem operam templo: perficiendo: dabant.

craftsman.2.m.nom.pl all attention.1.f.acc.sg temple.2.n.dat.sg finish.3a.ger.dat give.3.pres.act.subj.3pl

'The craftsmen gave all their attention to finishing the temple.' (26-2a)

26-2a-4 ami:ci:s servandi:s, centurio: magnam glo:riam adeptus est.

friend.2.m.abl.pl save.1.m.abl.gerdv.pl centurion.3.m.nom.sg great.1,2.f.acc.sg glory.1.f.acc.sg obtain.3.perf.dep.ind.3sg

'By saving friends, the centurion obtained great glory.' (26-2a)

26-2a-5 ava:rus occa:sio:nem pecu:niae recipiendae a:mi:sit.

miser.2.m.nom.sg opportunity.3.f.acc.sg money.1.f.gen.sg take back.3a.f.gerundive.gen.sg lose.3.perf.act.ind.3sg

'To take back money, the miser lost an opportunity.'

26-2b-1. flammae exstinguendae sunt.

flame.1.f.noml.pl extinguish.3.ger.f.nom.pl to.be.pres.irr.ind.3pl

'The flames need to be extinguished.' (26-2b)

26-2b-2 in ho:c loco:no:bi:is pugnandum est.

in this.m.abl.sg place.2.m.abl.sg we.dat.pl fight.1.gerund.acc be.irr.pres.act.ind.3.sg

'We must fight in this place.'(26-2b)

26-2b-3 na:vis tibi reficienda est

ship.3.f.nom.sg you.dat.sg repair.3a.gernd.nom est.be pres.irr.ind.3sg

'The ship must be repaired for you.' (26-2b)

26-2b-4 servi:s di:ligenter labo:randum erat.

slave.2.m.dat.pl carefully work.1.acc.gerdv.sg be.imperf.irr.ind.3sg

'We were needing to be worked carefully by the slaves.' (26-2b)

26-2b-5 fundus mihi ve:ndendus erit.

farm.2.m.nom.sg I.dat.sg sell.3.gerundive.nom.sg be.irr.fut.3sg

'I will need to sell the farm.'

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