Practise Translation: Aeneas Flees Troy

In this lesson, we will practise the perfect and imperfect tenses by translating a story of a Trojan hero, his family and his destiny.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Match the tenses to their definitions.
Present tense
Perfect tense
Imperfect tense

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Q2.How do you translate Latin verbs which end with '-ba-'?

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Q3.What are the four stems for the perfect tense?

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Q4.How do you translate Latin verbs with these endings?

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Q5.What does 'dixi' mean?

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Q6.What does 'habui' mean?

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Q7.What is the Latin for 'I ate'?

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Q8.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the perfect tense.

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Q9.Pick TWO answers which together give the correct translation of scripserunt.

Select two (2) boxes

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 2

Question 2

Question 3

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Q1.Match the tenses to their definitions.
Present tense
Perfect tense
Imperfect tense

1/9

Q2.How do you translate Latin verbs which end with '-ba-'?

2/9

Q3.What are the four stems for the perfect tense?

3/9

Q4.How do you translate Latin verbs with these endings?

4/9

Q5.What does 'dixi' mean?

5/9

Q6.What does 'habui' mean?

6/9

Q7.What is the Latin for 'I ate'?

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Q8.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the perfect tense.

8/9

Q9.Pick TWO answers which together give the correct translation of scripserunt.

Select two (2) boxes

9/9

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Practice Translation 2: Aeneas Escapes Troy:

discenda: Can I translate fluently a Latin passage containing the perfect and imperfect tenses? Have I consolidated previous core vocabulary?

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Q1.What does the following Latin noun mean: silva?

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Q2.Match these Latin verbs to their correct translation?
pono
teneo
duco

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Q3.What FOUR letters indicate the perfect tense?

Select four (4) boxes

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Q4.What does 'conspexit' mean?

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Q5.What does 'timuit' mean?

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Q6.What does 'ponebat' mean?

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Q7.What is the relationship between Aeneas and Creusa?

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Q8.What was Aeneas' destiny?

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Practice Translation 2: Aeneas Escapes Troy:

discenda: Can I translate fluently a Latin passage containing the perfect and imperfect tenses? Have I consolidated previous core vocabulary?

Question 1

Question 2

Question 2

Question 3

Question 3

Question 4

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Q1.What does the following Latin noun mean: silva?

1/8

Q2.Match these Latin verbs to their correct translation?
pono
teneo
duco

2/8

Q3.What FOUR letters indicate the perfect tense?

Select four (4) boxes

3/8

Q4.What does 'conspexit' mean?

4/8

Q5.What does 'timuit' mean?

5/8

Q6.What does 'ponebat' mean?

6/8

Q7.What is the relationship between Aeneas and Creusa?

7/8

Q8.What was Aeneas' destiny?

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Lesson summary: Practise Translation: Aeneas Flees Troy

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