Practise Translation: The Bat and the Cats

In this lesson, we will practise the imperative by translating a fable about one bat, two cats and how to tell lies.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of these defines the infinitive?

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Q2.Which of these is the correct order of persons in English for conjugating verbs?

2/9

Q3.Which of the following defines the 'o' Latin person ending?

3/9

Q4.Which of these defines the 'mus' Latin person ending?

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Q5.Which of these defines the 'te' Latin person ending?

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Q6.What is the difference between non and noli(te)? (2 correct answers)

Select two (2) boxes

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Q7.What does audio mean?

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Q8.What does audire mean?

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Q9.Are 'consumere' and 'intrare' infinitives or imperatives?

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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.Which of these defines the infinitive?

1/9

Q2.Which of these is the correct order of persons in English for conjugating verbs?

2/9

Q3.Which of the following defines the 'o' Latin person ending?

3/9

Q4.Which of these defines the 'mus' Latin person ending?

4/9

Q5.Which of these defines the 'te' Latin person ending?

5/9

Q6.What is the difference between non and noli(te)? (2 correct answers)

Select two (2) boxes

6/9

Q7.What does audio mean?

7/9

Q8.What does audire mean?

8/9

Q9.Are 'consumere' and 'intrare' infinitives or imperatives?

9/9

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Quiz:

The Bat and the Cats:

Answer the questions below.

Q1.What is an infinitive?

1/15

Q2.What is an imperative?

2/15

Q3.Which of these is the correct order of persons in English for conjugating verbs?

3/15

Q4.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -s

4/15

Q5.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation:-tis

5/15

Q6.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation:-nt

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Q7.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -re

7/15

Q8.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -a/-e/-i

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Q9.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -te

9/15

Q10.What does 'non' mean?

10/15

Q11.What does 'noli(te)' mean?

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Q12.What does the following sentence mean: cape avem?

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Q13.What does the following sentence mean: noli cadere?

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Q14.What does the following sentence mean: me spectas?

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Q15.What is the moral of the fable of the bat and the cats?

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Quiz:

The Bat and the Cats:

Answer the questions below.

Q1.What is an infinitive?

1/15

Q2.What is an imperative?

2/15

Q3.Which of these is the correct order of persons in English for conjugating verbs?

3/15

Q4.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -s

4/15

Q5.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation:-tis

5/15

Q6.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation:-nt

6/15

Q7.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -re

7/15

Q8.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -a/-e/-i

8/15

Q9.Match the following Latin person endings to the English translation: -te

9/15

Q10.What does 'non' mean?

10/15

Q11.What does 'noli(te)' mean?

11/15

Q12.What does the following sentence mean: cape avem?

12/15

Q13.What does the following sentence mean: noli cadere?

13/15

Q14.What does the following sentence mean: me spectas?

14/15

Q15.What is the moral of the fable of the bat and the cats?

15/15

Lesson summary: Practise Translation: The Bat and the Cats

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