Irregular perfect tenses

In this lesson, we will look at irregular forms of the perfect tense.

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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.What does the following Latin noun mean: silva?

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Q2.Which of these translates the Latin term 'pono' ?

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Q3.Which of these translates the Latin term 'duco' ?

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Q4.What FOUR letters indicate the perfect tense?

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Q5.What does 'conspexit' mean?

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Q6.What does 'timuit' mean?

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Q7.What does 'ponebat' mean?

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Q8.What is the relationship between Aeneas and Creusa?

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Q9.What was Aeneas' destiny?

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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.What does the following Latin noun mean: silva?

1/9

Q2.Which of these translates the Latin term 'pono' ?

2/9

Q3.Which of these translates the Latin term 'duco' ?

3/9

Q4.What FOUR letters indicate the perfect tense?

Select four (4) boxes

4/9

Q5.What does 'conspexit' mean?

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Q6.What does 'timuit' mean?

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Q7.What does 'ponebat' mean?

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Q8.What is the relationship between Aeneas and Creusa?

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Q9.What was Aeneas' destiny?

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The Perfect Tense 3:

discenda: Can I recognise irregular stems of the perfect tense? Can I translate irregular perfect stems in full sentences from Latin to English? Have I written my own Latin motto?

Q1.What is the definition of present tense?

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Q2.What is the definition of perfect tense?

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Q3.What is the definition of imperfect tense?

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Q4.What does 'vidi' mean?

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Q5.What does 'cucurrit' mean?

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Q6.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the PRESENT tense.

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Q7.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the PERFECT tense.

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Q8.Looking at your choice of endings above, what does 'venisti' mean?

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

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Q10.Pick TWO answers which together give the correct translation of responderunt. (Focus on the ending!)

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The Perfect Tense 3:

discenda: Can I recognise irregular stems of the perfect tense? Can I translate irregular perfect stems in full sentences from Latin to English? Have I written my own Latin motto?

Q1.What is the definition of present tense?

1/10

Q2.What is the definition of perfect tense?

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Q3.What is the definition of imperfect tense?

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Q4.What does 'vidi' mean?

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Q5.What does 'cucurrit' mean?

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Q6.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the PRESENT tense.

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Q7.Which of these gives the correct sequence and endings for the PERFECT tense.

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Q8.Looking at your choice of endings above, what does 'venisti' mean?

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

Select two (2) boxes

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Q10.Pick TWO answers which together give the correct translation of responderunt. (Focus on the ending!)

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson summary: Irregular perfect tenses

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