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1a. You saw [imperf.] the student’s [female] second letter yesterday ...

1a. Secundās litterās discipulae heri vidēbās ....

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1b. and then you were thinking about the words.

1b. et dē verbīs tum cōgitābās.

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2. Without delay the women will warn the city about the plots and evil destruction.

2. Fēminae sine morā cīvitātem dē īnsidiīs et exitiō malō monēbunt.

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3. Therefore tomorrow the king and queen will not dare to remain there.

3. Rēx et rēgīna igitur crās nōn audēbunt ibi remanēre.

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4. The customs of the Greeks were not without faults and crimes.

4. Mōrēs Graecōrum nōn erant sine culpīs vitiīsque.

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5. When will humans have enough (of) virtue?

5. Quandō hominēs satis virtūtis habēbunt?

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6. Our bodies are healthy and our minds our full of wisdom.

6. Corpora vestra sunt sāna et animī sunt plēnī sapientiae.

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7. Thanks to human character we will not have true peace.

7. Propter mōrēs hūmānōs pācem vēram nōn habēbimus.

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8. Will the state be able to overcome the dangers of our times?

8. Poteritne cīvitās perīcula temporum nostrōrtum superāre?

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9. After the war they saw [imperf.] many books about peace and (about) the remedies of war.

9. Post bellum multōs librōs dē pāce et remediīs bellī vidēbant.

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10. We were able to see duties and wisdom with the eyes of the mind.

10. Officia sapientiamque oculīs animī poterāmus vidēre.

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11. Sine mōribus sānīs habēre nōn possumus pācem habēre.

11. Without sound character we cannot have peace.

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12. Multae discīpulae parvum tempus habēbant litterīs Graecīs.

12. Many students [female] used to have little time for Greek literature.

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13. Post tempora mala virtūs vēra et multus labor cīvitātem adiuvābunt.

13. After bad times true virtue and much labor will help the state.

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14. Fīliae amīcōrum tuōrum ibi cēnābant heri.

14. The daughters of your [sg.] friends [male] were dining there yesterday.

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15. I am a human being.

15. Homō sum.

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16. (There is) nothing new under the sun.

16. Nihil sub sōle novum.

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17. Now I am singing new songs about youth to girls [lit. “maidens”] and (to) boys.

17. Carmina nova dē adulēscentiā virginibus puerīsque nunc cantō.

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18. You praise the fortune and the customs of the ancient common people.

18. Laudās fortūnam et mōrēs antīquae plēbis.

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19. Good (people), thanks to (their) love of virtue, hate to sin.

19. Bonī propter amōrem virtūtis peccāre ōdērunt.

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20. Under a hard prince and in bad times you [sg., male] dare to be good.

20. Sub prīncipe dūrō temporibusque malīs audēs esse bonus.

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21. The stupid people often bestows honors on unworthy men.

21. Populus stultus virīs indignīs honōrēs saepe dat.

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22. We always see the names of stupid (people) on the walls and doors.

22. Nōmina stultōrum in parietibus et portīs semper vidēmus.

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23. Leisure without literature is death.

23. Ōtium sine litterīs mors est.

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24a. Many nations can tolerate servitude;

24a. Multae nātiōnēs servitūtem tolerāre possunt;

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24b. our city cannot.

24b. nostra cīvitās nōn potest.

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24c. Noble is the recovery of freedom.

24c. Praeclāra est recuperātiō lībertātis.

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25. Life gives nothing to mortals without great toil.

25. Nihil sine magnō labōre vīta mortālibus dat.

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26. How can we [future] be safe and free in perpetual peace?

26. Quōmodo in perpetuā pāce salvī et lībertī esse poterimus?

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27a. Glory to God in the highest (realms) ...

27a. Glōria in altissimīs Deō ...

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27b. and on earth peace to people of good will.

27b. et in terrā pāx hominibus bonae voluntātis.

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28. Tarquin the Proud was a king of the Romans,

28. Tarquinius Superbus erat rēx Rōmānōrum,

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29. and Sextus Tarquin was a son of the evil tyrant.

29. et Sextus Tarquinius erat fīlius malus tyrannī.

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30. Sextus raped Lucretia, the wife of Collatinus,

30. Sextus Lucrētiam, uxōrem Collātīnī, rapuit,

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31. and the good woman killed herself, on account of (her) great love of virtue.

31. et fēmina bona, propter magnum amōrem virtūtis, sē necāvit.

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32. The ancient Romans always praised the virtue and the spirit [lit. plural] of Lucretia ...

32. Rōmānī antīquī virtūtem animōsque Lucrētiae semper laudābant ...

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33. and the blamed the Tarquins.

33. et Tarquiniōs culpabant.

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34. To Cornelius, a man of great wisdom, I will give my pretty new book.

34. To Cornelius, a man of great wisdom, I will give my pretty new book.

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35. Cornelius, my friend, you always would praise my books,

35. Cornēlī, mī amīce, librōs meōs semper laudābās,

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36. and you are learned teacher of literature!

36. et es magister doctus litterārum!

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37. Therefore have my new work;

37. Quārē habe novum labōrem meum:

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38. the fame of the book—and your fame—will be eternal.

38. fāma librī—et tua fāma—erit perpetua.

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