Loyola University Chicago

LATN 271-001: Introduction to Reading Latin

Fall Semester 2021
Dr. Jacqueline Long

MWF 10:50am-11:40am


Schedule of Assignments

Capitoline Wolf, Capitoline Museum, Rome, photo J. Long 1 August 2006


General Advice

Assignments will be determined by the class's progress. The proposed schedule may be changed to suit the needs of the group and the opportunities of the semester.

Textbooks and resources tied to this class


The following schedule is subject to the parameters of the University's Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

Review and Re-activation
  • M 8/30: Re-joining threads
  • W 9/1: Nouns
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 1-4, 55, 84-85
  • F 9/3: Regular Verbs, Indicative, Infinitive, & Imperative
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 5-9, 22-24, 30-33, 40-42, 50-54, 75-76
  • M 9/6: Labor Day: no classes
  • W 9/8: Important Irregular Verbs, Indicative, Infinitive, & Imperative
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 10, 11, 21, 43, 119, 120, 126
  • F 9/10: Short quiz and Adjectives & Pronouns
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 17-20, 38-39, 44-46, 56, 77-81, 86, 110-112
  • M 9/13: Infinitives
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 12, 13, 28, 31, 52, 105-108, 120
  • W 9/15: Participles
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 50, 53, 95-100
  • F 9/17: Subjunctives, to start
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 64-70, 115
  • M 9/20: Purpose, Command, and Characteristic
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 87-89, 94
  • W 9/22: Subordinate Clauses in Indirect Discourse, Questions, Doubts, and cum-Clauses
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 109, 116, 117, 118
  • F 9/24: Short quiz & Conditions
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 49, 71
Extending Foundations
  • M 9/27: Gerunds & Gerundives
    • K&R § 123
  • W 9/29: Assorted Temporal & Causal Clauses
    • K&R § 124
  • F 10/1: Relatives & Correlatives
    • Review as useful: K&R §§ 78, 79, 89, 94; add § 125
  • M 10/4: fio, Constructions of Extent, Price, & Value, and Bonus Adverbs
    • K&R §§ 126-131
  • W 10/6: Consolidation
    • Exercises, Reading, Review
  • F 10/8: Midterm Exam
  • M-T 10/11-12: Mid-Semester Break: no classes
  • W 10/13: Continuous Readings
    • K&R Ch. 13
  • F 10/15: Indefinites
    • K&R § 132
  • M 10/18: Results
    • K&R §§ 133-134
  • W 10/20: Substantive Clauses
    • K&R §§ 135-136
  • F 10/22: Short quiz, Continuous Readings
    • K&R Ch. 14
  • M 10/25: Impersonal Verbs of Necessity, Permission, & Propriety; Genitive of Characteristic
    • K&R §§ 137-138
  • W 10/27: Fear & Prevention
    • K&R §§ 139-140
  • F 10/29: Impersonal Verbs of Emotion & Interest
    • K&R § 141
  • M 11/1: Reflection, Attraction, and the Supine
    • K&R §§ 142-144
  • W 11/3: Accusative of Respect, Accusative with Middle Verbs, Historical Infinitive
    • K&R §§ 145-147
  • F 11/5: Short quiz, Continuous Readings
    • K&R Ch. 15
More Extended Reading
  • Texts and Resources
  • Specific assignments will follow the pace of the class's growth in mastery
  • If we find we need more texts, we'll find them
  • Dates of short quizzes and other departures from routine
    • M 11/22: Short quiz
    • W-Sa 11/24-27: Thanksgiving break: no classes
    • W 12/8: Short quiz
Final examination

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