[Loyola University Chicago]

LATN 271-001: Introduction to Roman Prose

Fall Semester 2013
Dr. Jacqueline Long

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


Schedule of Assignments

MWF 1:40pm - 2:30pm
Information Commons 215

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.

Texts

Review and Re-activation
  • M 8/26: Nouns
    • Review as useful: Wheelock II, III, IV, VII, XIV, XX, XXII
    • English & Irby (source of new exercises) 1, 4, 6, 7, 13
  • W 8/28: Regular Verbs, Indicative & Imperative
    • Review as useful: Wheelock I, V, VIII, X, XII, XVIII, XIX, XXI, XXXIV
    • English & Irby (new) 5, 8, 11, 15, 16, 17, 21, 28
  • F 8/30: Important Irregular Verbs, Indicative & Imperative
    • Review as useful: Wheelock IV, VI, XXXI, XXXII
    • English & Irby (new) 3, 10
  • M 9/2: Labor Day: no classes
  • W 9/4: Regular Adjectives
    • Review as useful: Wheelock II, III, IV, V, XVI, XXVI, XXVII
    • English & Irby (new) 12, 23, 24, 25
  • F 9/6: Short quiz & Relatives
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XVII
    • English & Irby (new) 26
  • M 9/9: Correlatives, Demonstratives, Other Odd Adjectives, and Pronouns
    • Review as useful: Wheelock IX, XI, XIII, XV
    • English & Irby (new) 18, 19, 20, 27
  • W 9/11: Infinitives and their Uses
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XXV
    • English & Irby (new) 2, 9, 29, 30
  • F 9/13: Participles and their Uses
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XXIII, XXIV
    • English & Irby (new) 31, 32, 45
  • M 9/16: Subjunctives, to Start
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XXVIII, XXIX
    • English & Irby (new) 33, 35, 36
  • W 9/18: Indirect Questions, cum-Clauses, Clauses of Proviso
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XXX, XXXI, XXXII
    • English & Irby (new) 34, 39, 41
  • F 9/20: Short quiz & Conditions
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XXXIII
    • English & Irby 43
Meeting More Syntax to Serve you for the Rest of your Life
  • M-W 9/23-25: More to do with Datives
    • Wheelock XXXV
    • English & Irby 14
  • F 9/27: Impersonal Passives
    • Review as useful: Wheelock XVIII, XIX, XXI
    • English & Irby 22
  • M-W 9/30-10/2: Jussive Noun Clauses, a.k.a. Indirect Command
    • Wheelock XXXVI
    • English & Irby 38
  • F 10/4: Midterm Exam
  • M-T 10/7-8: Mid-Semester Break: no classes
  • W-F 10/9-11: fiō; Substantive Clause of Result
    • Wheelock XXXVI
    • English & Irby 37
  • M-W 10/14-16: ; Place and Time
    • Wheelock XXXVII
  • F 10/18: Short quiz & Relative Clause of Characteristic
    • Wheelock XXXVIII
    • English & Irby 42
  • M 10/21: Dative of Reference; Supines
    • Wheelock XXXVIII
    • English & Irby 46
  • W-F 10/23-25: Gerunds & Gerundives
    • Wheelock XXXIX
    • English & Irby 44
  • M-W 10/28-30: Fear-Clauses; Yes/No and Leading Questions; Description
    • Wheelock XL
    • English & Irby 40
  • F 11/1: Short quiz & the Brink of Reading More Latin
Reading and Building Facility
  • 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
    • F 11/15: Short quiz
    • W-Sa 11/27-30: Thanksgiving holiday: no classes
    • F 12/6: Short quiz
Study Day
  • W 12/11: no exams till 4:15pm
Final examination

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