Latin for the New Millennium: Level 2: Student Textbook


Author: Milena Minkova,Terence Tunberg

Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers

ISBN: 9781610410489


Page: 608

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This complete introductory course to the Latin language, suitable for both high school and college students, consists of two volumes, each accompanied by a teacher's manual and students' workbooks. The strategy employed for teaching and learning incorporates the best of both the reading approach and the more abstract grammatical method. The choice of vocabulary in each chapter reflects ancient authors commonly studied for the AP* Latin examinations. There are exercises designed for oral use, as well as a substantial core of more conventional exercises in each chapter. The readings, pictures, and supplementary inserts on cultural information illuminate Roman life, civilization, Roman history, and mythology, as well as the continuing use of Latin after antiquity and its vigorous literary tradition in such periods as the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Each chapter also includes derivatives, the influence of Latin vocabulary on English, and selected proverbs or common Latin sayings. Special Features • the best of the reading approach and the grammar-translation approach • one Latin passage in each chapter that is adapted from post-antique Latin literature • each chapter contains an unadapted selection of classical Latin from Nepos' Life of Atticus • text ends with ten additional unadapted selections from the Life of Atticus for students' transition to authors courses • Nepos selections accompanied by facing notes and vocabulary • clear, concise grammatical explanations • abundant exercises, both Latin to English and English to Latin • optional oral exercises • vocabulary geared to upper level literature and AP* syllabi • review unit for every three chapters • derivative and proverb studies • background essays on daily life and the culture of post-ancient world • essays on the heroes of classical mythology • essays connecting the ancient, post-ancient, and modern worlds written by university scholars • plentiful full-color illustrations, complement the Latin text of each chapter • study tips for students • three maps custom-made for Latin for the New Millennium • timeline of historical and literary events

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Latin for the New Millennium Level 1 Student Workbook Second Edition


Author: Milena Minkova,Terence Tunberg

Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers

ISBN: 1610412117

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 176

View: 1823

The Second Edition workbook includes the addition of a new English derivative exercise for each chapter. Student Workbooks supplement the Latin for the New Millennium textbooks with additional exercises and passages designed to reinforce the material presented in each chapter. Special Features • Content questions test students’ comprehension of each chapter’s Latin reading, background material, and grammar/syntax presentations. • Exercises reinforce the grammar and syntax lessons presented in the Language Facts of the student text. • Translation exercises from Latin to English and from English to Latin improve students’ abilities to read and write Latin. • Student Workbooks expose students to adapted Latin passages not only from authors introduced in the primary text but also from other authors, for example, Phaedrus, not presented in the textbook. • Exercise 2 of each chapter tests students' knowledge of derivatives. • Black-and-white illustrations provide visual context for the Latin readings.

Cities for the New Millennium


Author: Marcial Echenique,Andrew Saint

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415231831

Category: Political Science

Page: 182

View: 6741

Worldwide, we are witnessing a renewed interest in the form nature and management of cities. There is a pressing need to review and create new and different forms of city to respond to the future demands and use. The editors bring together key issues through a series of essays from the world's foremost experts, architects, planners, and academics. The book looks at architecture today as a force for regenerating the culture of cities and the possibilities offered by technical progress for improving cities in the light of increasing concern for a sustainable human environment.

Economic Dynamism of Asia in the New Millenium

From the Asian Crisis to a New Stage of Growth


Author: Yoshinori Shimizu

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9812568980

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 399

View: 4166

Presents papers on various movements that have emerged after the Asian financial crisis, which lead to Asia becoming the growth center of the world. Beginning with the analysis of the Asian crisis, this book then studies the impact of these events on the Hong Kong economy, the government's role in Indonesia and financial restructuring in Thailand.

New Strategies for the New Millenium

Conference Proceedings, 5th International Market Pulp, June 14-15, 1999, Sheraton Society Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Paper industry

Page: N.A

View: 397

Critical Perspectives on Globalization and Neoliberalism in the Developing Countries


Author: Richard Legé Harris,Melinda J. Seid

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004118508

Category: Social Science

Page: 183

View: 2744

This book gives a critique of the contemporary global capitalist system and the adverse consequences suffered by the developing countries as a result of their 'integration' into this system. The current neoliberal paradigm of capitalist development as the only or the best alternative for the economic, social and political development of the developing countries is rejected. The authors search for more human and ecologically sustainable alternatives, focusing on Latin America, Asia and women.