Practice Translation: The Anger of Achilles

In this lesson, we will practise the genitive case by translating the first part of the story of the Trojan War. A dispute between the Greek heroes Achilles and Agamemnon starts a chain of tragic events.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What is the definition of the genitive?

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Q2.With what English word do you translate the genitive?

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Q3.Which THREE of these nouns are in the genitive case?

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Q4.What does 'amicus patris' mean?

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Q5.What does 'turba virorum' mean?

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Q6.What does the following sentence mean: amicus filii audit?

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Q7.What does the following sentence mean: filia equum viri habet?

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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 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.What is the definition of the genitive?

1/7

Q2.With what English word do you translate the genitive?

2/7

Q3.Which THREE of these nouns are in the genitive case?

Select three (3) boxes

3/7

Q4.What does 'amicus patris' mean?

4/7

Q5.What does 'turba virorum' mean?

5/7

Q6.What does the following sentence mean: amicus filii audit?

6/7

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: filia equum viri habet?

7/7

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Quiz:

The Anger of Achilles:

Answer the questions below.

Question 1

Question 1

Question 2

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 4

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Q1.What is the definition of the genitive?

1/8

Q2.With what English word do you translate the genitive?

2/8

Q3.Which THREE of these nouns are in the genitive case?

Select three (3) boxes

3/8

Q4.What does 'plenus vitae' mean?

4/8

Q5.What does 'ira dei' mean?

5/8

Q6.What does the following sentence mean: quis deorum praemium accepit?

6/8

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: amor irae erat causa belli?

7/8

Q8.(Optional) Divide the following gods and goddesses according to their side in the Trojan War?

Apollo

Minerva

Juno

Jupiter

8/8

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

The Anger of Achilles:

Answer the questions below.

Question 1

Question 1

Question 2

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 4

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Q1.What is the definition of the genitive?

1/8

Q2.With what English word do you translate the genitive?

2/8

Q3.Which THREE of these nouns are in the genitive case?

Select three (3) boxes

3/8

Q4.What does 'plenus vitae' mean?

4/8

Q5.What does 'ira dei' mean?

5/8

Q6.What does the following sentence mean: quis deorum praemium accepit?

6/8

Q7.What does the following sentence mean: amor irae erat causa belli?

7/8

Q8.(Optional) Divide the following gods and goddesses according to their side in the Trojan War?

Apollo

Minerva

Juno

Jupiter

8/8

Lesson summary: Practice Translation: The Anger of Achilles

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