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I look forward to using Latina Mythica in my own teaching. The Olympian gods — Creation: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Latina Mythica by Bonnie A. Mythology, Classical — Problems, exercises, etc. Internet resource Document Type: Some vocabulary is repeated from one chapter to the next for those who wish to read selected stories rather than reading the entire book sequentially. Each chapter includes a number of features: All sources are listed and there ymthica also a reference to more internet resources.
Most proper names are glossed; all should be glossed.
Latina Mythica by Bonnie A. Catto
On the whole, this reader is a success, and the content of the stories themselves balances out any minor shortcomings in syntactical content. Leonard added it Feb 02, Latin language — Grammar — Problems, exercises, etc.
Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. You may send this item to up to five recipients. There are also a few instances in which glosses were wanting, as for example, an idiomatic use of the verb duco in chapter 7. The text includes macrons throughout. The E-mail message field is required.
Joseph Moss added it Oct 09, The level of difficulty is graduated, with earlier stories being easier than those that come later. Having said that, it is very clear that C.
The stories are paced well and have sufficient information for clarity and enough detail for interest. In my experience, students have difficulty predicting the nominative form and the declension pattern of proper names, particularly Greek names which abound in C.
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The book is pleasing in size and appearance, and the price is within reach of student budgets. Difficulty remains fairly uniform, barely becoming more difficult b A noble attempt at latin modern reader.
Compare the Ovidian version of the flood with those in the Epic of Gilgamesh and the Bible. English View all editions and formats.
Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Your request to send this item has llatina completed. Deucalion and Pyrrha — Theseus and the minotaur ; Ariadne — The fates of ariadne and aegeus — Daedalus and icarus: No trivia or quizzes yet. Citations are based on reference standards.
Difficulty remains fairly uniform, barely becoming more difficult by the end. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. On the other hand, there is not a single ablative absolute in the entire text a construction introduced in Wheelock’s Latin before indirect statement.
All vocabulary is provided on the facing page or in the vocabulary at the end of the book. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Bonnie A Catto Find more information about: Wheelock’s Latinsixth edition, revised by Richard A. The discussion questions aim to engage students in an appreciation of the wider issues brought up in the stories, from ancient culture tidbits e.
Refresh and try again. The grammar and comprehension questions are the sort that an instructor would mythicq in class; the presence of the questions already in the book will encourage students to learn to ask these questions of the text on their own. Don’t have an account? Trivia About Latina Mythica. Your list has reached the maximum number of items.