Latin I, Second Quarter
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Latin I, Second Quarter

Learn Basic Latin Adjective Declensions, Verb Conjugation and Vocabulary
4.8 (2 ratings)
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Created by Mr. Cedric Ebiner
Last updated 7/2016
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand the concept of verb conjugation
  • Recite the present, imperfect and future of the first, second and third conjugation
  • Understand the concept of declension of adjectives
  • Recite the 1st/2nd declension adjectives
  • Recite the 3rd declension adjectives
  • Understand the use of personal pronouns of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd person
  • Recite the declension of all personal pronouns
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Requirements
  • Get the Henle, Latin First Year Book
  • Get the Henle, Latin Grammar Book
Description

This is the second course that covers the very first step of learning the Latin language.  It explains adjective declension (1st/ 2nd & 3rd) and explores the concept of noun-adjective agreement.The course also explains the basic concept of verb conjugation.  It explores three of the six tenses of the indicative active, namely the present, the imperfect and the future  It also covers basic sentence structure, syntax and grammar.  

The course requires the students to have access to Henle Latin First Year (paperback or digital) as well as the reference grammar book (paperback or digital).  The acquisition of "Looking at Latin" can be helpful but not necessary.

This second quarter should take about twelve (12) weeks to complete.  The work includes the study of the lectures (videos), the memorization work (vocabulary, declension, conjugation and grammar rules) and the written work (exercises).

Once this course is completed, the logical step is to sign up for Latin I, Third Quarter.  Be aware that Henle, Latin First Year is covered in Latin I and Latin II.  Latin II is already available and Latin III as well.

This course if taken seriously will give you a very solid foundation in the language of Caesar and Cicero.  And it might actually fulfill some homeschooling requirement for High School foreign language credits.

Bonam Fortunam! (Good Luck!)

Who is the target audience?
  • FOR homeschooling students looking to fulfill their language requirements
  • FOR students with interests in languages
  • FOR students with interests in classical studies
  • FOR students with interests in ancient history
  • FOR students who have completed Latin I, First Quarter (or equivalent)
  • NOT FOR students looking for an easy language to study
  • NOT FOR students with previous knowledge in Latin
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Curriculum For This Course
28 Lectures
01:30:05
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Introduction
2 Lectures 01:07

Welcome Back Course of Study!
00:04
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Lesson 7
5 Lectures 16:22
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Lesson 8
3 Lectures 07:33
Lesson 8 Vocabulary
05:21

Declension of Gravis, e
02:05

Declension of Jesus
00:07
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Lesson 9
7 Lectures 31:25
Lesson 9 Vocabulary
07:11

Principal Parts
04:14

Present Indicative of Laudo
05:58

Agreement of Verbs
02:59

Imperfect Indicative of Laudo
05:33

Future Indicative of Laudo
02:45

The interrogative particle -ne
02:45
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Lesson 10
2 Lectures 06:32
Lesson 10 Vocabulary
02:15

Present, Imperfect & Future Indicative of Moneo
04:17
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Lesson 11
5 Lectures 13:56
Lesson 11 Vocabuary
03:28

Pronouns of the First Person
03:06

Pronouns of the Second Person
02:15

Pronouns of the Third Person
02:23

Direct Reflexive Pronouns
02:44
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Lesson 12
3 Lectures 13:05
Lesson 12 Vocabulary
03:32

Principal Parts of the Third Declension
03:31

Present, Imperfect & Future Indicative of Mitto
06:02
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 00:04
See you in quarter 3
00:04
About the Instructor
Mr. Cedric Ebiner
4.5 Average rating
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619 Students
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Language Instructor

I am a French-speaking Swiss native born in Lausanne. After completing my primary and secondary education in the homeland, I moved to Southern California for college. I attended Cal Poly Pomona and got hired at Loyola High School after graduation. I have been working at this college prep school since 1998 as a French and Latin instructor.

A little bit over ten years ago, we started homeschooling our children and I quickly became aware of the need for Latin instructors in this field. I began teaching children who are homeschooled and had a great time doing this in person. Due to professional schedule changes I have had to consider new avenue to teach my homeschoolers. That is why I am now on Udemy.

Learning a language not only open possibilities to engage with people from different parts of the world but it also open one's mind like not many other experiences.

I hope you enjoy my classes.