Some of the most common Latin adjectives are irregular in both their comparative and superlative forms. Even though it can be a pain, Latin language learners just have to bite the bullet and memorize these irregular forms.
‘Quam’ is a conjunction often paired with a superlative adjective to indicate that the adjective’s subject not only possesses the greatest degree of something, but that the subject possesses the greatest degree possible. Learn how to recognize when ‘quam’ is functioning as an adverbial helper.
‘Quam’ is a word that is often paired with Latin’s comparative adjectives to convey more information to a listener or reader. Learn how to recognize and properly translate ‘quam’ when coupled with a comparative adjective.
Latin’s four conjugations are normally taught through a one-drop-in-the-bucket technique. However, not all students learn best this way. Learn how to conjugate Latin verbs properly by taking a different approach.
To be reasonably proficient in a language, the speaker must have command over at least several thousand words. This can be difficult if the vocabulary of the language differs greatly from English vocabulary. Learn an easy-to-play game to reinforce Latin vocabulary lessons.
Although Wheelock’s Latin language program is used in many schools and institutions of higher learning, this program also serves as a resource for self-learners. See if you can really learn Latin on your own.
Often, the literal translations of university Latin mottos into English do not match the official translation offered by the university. Learn whether the two official translations of these two universities match up with a literal Classical Latin to English translation.
Latin cardinal numerals are quite simply once the Latin student understands the conventions used to form and decline Roman numbers. Learn how to decline the first three cardinal numerals in Latin and how to use them in proper Latin grammar.
This article compares the literal Latin to English translations of Columbia University’s and the College of Mount Saint Vincent’s Latin mottos with the official translations offered by these institutions.
Among several choices for online Latin to English dictionaries, Words by Whitaker offers the most help for beginning and amateur Latin students. Learn how this online dictionary can help speed up translation from Latin to English.