Practice Translation: Antony and Cleopatra

In this lesson, we will practise irregular verbs by translating a story about Cleopatra and her relationship with Mark Antony.

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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!

Q1.Match 'vis' to the English translation.

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Q2.Match 'vult' to the English translation.

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Q3.Match 'volunt' to the English translation.

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Q4.Match 'volumus' to the English translation.

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Q5.Match 'nolo' to the English translation.

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Q6.Match 'non vis' to the English translation.

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Q7.What does the following sentence mean: dicere nolunt.

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Q8.What does the following sentence mean: scribere volebamus.

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Q9.What does 'visne' mean?

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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!

Q1.Match 'vis' to the English translation.

1/9

Q2.Match 'vult' to the English translation.

2/9

Q3.Match 'volunt' to the English translation.

3/9

Q4.Match 'volumus' to the English translation.

4/9

Q5.Match 'nolo' to the English translation.

5/9

Q6.Match 'non vis' to the English translation.

6/9

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: dicere nolunt.

7/9

Q8.What does the following sentence mean: scribere volebamus.

8/9

Q9.What does 'visne' mean?

9/9

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Practice Translation: Antony and Cleopatra:

Answer the questions below.

Q1.What does 'volo' mean?

1/9

Q2.What does 'vis' mean?

2/9

Q3.What does 'volebat' mean?

3/9

Q4.What does 'nolo' mean?

4/9

Q5.What does 'non vult' mean?

5/9

Q6.What does 'nolebat' mean?

6/9

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: cenam consumere volebam?

7/9

Q8.What does the following sentence mean: visne pecuniam tradere?

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Q9.Cleopatra's most expensive dinner ever did not taste very nice. Why?

9/9

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Quiz:

Practice Translation: Antony and Cleopatra:

Answer the questions below.

Q1.What does 'volo' mean?

1/9

Q2.What does 'vis' mean?

2/9

Q3.What does 'volebat' mean?

3/9

Q4.What does 'nolo' mean?

4/9

Q5.What does 'non vult' mean?

5/9

Q6.What does 'nolebat' mean?

6/9

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: cenam consumere volebam?

7/9

Q8.What does the following sentence mean: visne pecuniam tradere?

8/9

Q9.Cleopatra's most expensive dinner ever did not taste very nice. Why?

9/9

Lesson summary: Practice Translation: Antony and Cleopatra

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