Assignments

The readings for these dates should be completed by the date shown, and the vocabulary quizzes taken within a week of the date posted.


September

6
Introduction to Vergil and Latin poetry; introduction to scansion, general principles of textual scholarship, and how to read Latin poetry.

10
Aeneid
1.1-11. Vocabulary list #1. Expect a quiz on this and all subsequent vocabulary lists.

13
Aeneid 1.12-22. Review first declension.

17
Aeneid 1.23-33. Vocabulary list #2.

20
Aeneid 1.34-41. Scansion, contd.

24
Aeneid 1.42-54. Vocabulary list #3.

27
Aeneid 1.55-63. Review second declension.


October

1
Aeneid 1.64-75. Vocabulary list #4.

4
Aeneid 1.76-86. Prepositions.

8
Aeneid 1.87-101. Vocabulary list #5.

11
Aeneid 1.102-117. Review third declension.

15
Aeneid 1.118-130. Vocabulary list #6.

18
Aeneid 1.131-141. The nominative, vocative, and locative cases.

22
Aeneid 1.142-156. Vocabulary list #7.

25
Aeneid 1.157-173. Review fourth and fifth declensions.

29
Aeneid 1.174-193. Vocabulary list #8.



November

1
Aeneid 1.194-203. The genitive case.

5
Aeneid 1.204-222. Vocabulary list #9.

8
Aeneid 1.223-237. First and second conjugations.

12
Aeneid 1.238-256. Vocabulary list #10.

15
Aeneid 1.257-274. The dative case.

19
Review and catch our breath.

26
Aeneid 1.275-296. Vocabulary list #11.

29
Aeneid 1.297-317. Third conjugation.


December

3
Aeneid 1.318-337. Vocabulary list #12.

6
Aeneid 1.338-359. The accusative case.

10
Aeneid 1.360-386.Vocabulary list #13.

13
Aeneid 1.387-410. Third conjugation verbs in -io.

17
Aeneid 1.411-436. Vocabulary list #14.

20
Aeneid 1.437-463. The ablative case.


January

7
Aeneid 1.464-489. Vocabulary list #15.

10
Aeneid 1.490-519. The fourth conjugation.

14
Aeneid 2.1-30. Vocabulary list #16.

17
Aeneid 2.31-56. Tenses and tense usage.

21
Aeneid 2.199-224. Vocabulary list #17.

24
Aeneid 2.225-249. Irregulars sum, possum.

28
Aeneid 2.250-286. Vocabulary list #18.

31
Aeneid 2.287-297, 2.469-485. The sequence of tenses.


February

4
Aeneid 2.486-525. Vocabulary list #19.

7
Aeneid 2.526-566. Irregular eo, ire.

11
Aeneid 2.735-770. Vocabulary list #20.

14
Aeneid 2.771-805. Mood usage.

18
Aeneid 4.1-44. Vocabulary list #21.

21
Aeneid 4.45-89. Quod-clauses.

25
Aeneid 4.90-142. Vocabulary list #22.

28
Aeneid 4.143-197. Conditions.

March

3
Aeneid 4.198 4.251. Vocabulary list #23.

6
Aeneid 4.252 4.304. Concessive clauses.

10
Aeneid 4.305 4.361. Vocabulary list #24.

13
Aeneid 4.362 4.415. Clauses of cause and purpose.

24
Aeneid 4.416-448, 4.642-4.671. Vocabulary list #25.

27
Aeneid 4.672-705, 6.1-31. Result clauses.

31
Aeneid 6.32-94. Vocabulary list #26.

April

3
Aeneid 6.95-155. Clauses of hindering and fearing.

7
Aeneid 6.156-200. Vocabulary list #27.

10
Aeneid 6.201-211; 6.450-476, 6.847-853. Temporal and cum clauses.

14
Aeneid 6.854-901. Vocabulary list #28.

17
Aeneid 10.420-463. Relative clauses.

21
Aeneid 10.464-509.

24
Aeneid 12.791-842. Indirect discourse.

28
Aeneid 12.887-927.


May

1
Aeneid 12.928-952. Rhetorical terms in Boyd.

5
Review of text.

8
Review of text.

12
Review of text.

15
Last review.

NB.: The AP EXAM is FRIDAY, MAY 16, in the afternoon session. Verify this with the College Board AP site.

19
Debriefing.

22
Final review and fun stuff.

26
Final review and fun stuff.