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1. Savē, Ō patria!

1. Greetings, native land!

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2. Fāma et sententia volant.

2. Reputation and opinion fly.

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3. Dā veniam puellae, amābō tē.

3. Grant pardon to the girl, please.

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4. Clēmentia tua multās vitās servat.

4. Your clemency saves many lives.

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5. Multam pecūniam dēportat.

5. He carries off a lot of money.

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6. Et fortūnam et vītam antīquae patriae saepe laudās, sed recūsās.

6. You often praise the fortune and the life of the ancient fatherland, but you reject it.

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7. Mē vitāre turbam iubēs.

7. You order me to avoid the crowd.

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8. Mē philosophiae dō.

8. I give myself to philosophy.

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9. Philosophia est ars vitae.

9. Philosophy is the art of life.

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10. Sānam fōrmam vītae cōservāte.

10. Preserve (pl.) a sound form of life.

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11. Immodica īra creat īnsāniam.

11. Excessive anger creates insanity.

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12. Quid cōgitās? — dēbēmus īram vitāre.

12. What are you thinking about? — we ought to avoid anger.

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13. Nūlla avāritia sine poenā est

13. No avarice is without penalty.

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14. Mē saevīs catēnīs onerat.

14. He loads me with cruel chains.

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15. Rotam fortūnae nōn timent.

15. They do not fear the wheel of fortune.

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16. The girls save the poets life.

16. Puellae vītam poētae servant.

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17. Without philosophy we often go astray and pay the penalty.

17. Sine philosophiā saepe errāmus et poenās damus.

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18a. If your land is strong, nothing terrifies the sailors

18a. Sī patria tua valet, nihil nautās terret,

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18b. and you (sg.) ought to praise your great fortune.

18b. et magnam fortūnam tuam dēbēs laudāre.

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19. You (pl.) often see the penalty of my anger and warn me.

19. Saepe vidētis poenam īrae meae, et mē monēs.

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20. The ancient gate is large.

20. porta antīqua magna est.

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a. Puella mea mē nōn amat.

a. My girlfriend does not love me.

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b. Valē, puella!

b. farewell, girl!

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c. Catullus obdūrat:

c. Catullus is firm:

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d. poēta puellam nōn amat ...

d. the poet does not love the girl ...

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e. puellam nōn vocat ...

e. he does not call the girl ...

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f. fōrmam puellae nōn laudat ...

f. he does not praise the beauty of the girl ...

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g. puellae rosās nōn dat ...

g. he does not give roses to the girl ...

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h. et puellam nōn bāsiat.

h. and he does not kiss the girl!

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i. Īra mea est magna!

i. My anger is large!

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j. Obdūrō, mea puella ...

j. I am firm, girl

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k. — sed sine tē nōn valeō

k. — but without you I am not well.

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l. Quid hodiē agis?

l. How are you (sg.) today?

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m. Optimē!

m. Great!

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n. Pessimē!

n. Terrible!

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o. Bene!

o. Good! (lit. “well!”)

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p. Satis bene.

p. So-so.

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q. Nōn bene.

q. Not well.

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r. Et tū?

r. And you?

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