Dale A Grote,

University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Table of Contents
Chapter Content
Preamble and Preface by Dale A. Grote
1 First and Second Conjugation Verbs: Indicative, Imperative, and Infinitive
2 Cases; First Declension; Agreement of Adjectives
3 Second Declension; Masculine Nouns and Adjectives; Word Order
4 Neuters of the Second Declension; Summary of Adjectives; Present Indicative of Sum; Predicate Nouns and Adjectives
5 First and Second Conjugations: Future Indicative Active; Adjectives of the First and Second Declension in -er
6 Sum: Future and Imperfect Indicative; Possum: Present, Future, and Imperfect Indicative; Complementary Infinitive
7 Third Declension: Nouns
8 Third Conjugation (duco): Present Infinitive, Present and Future Indicative, Present Imperative Active
9 Demonstrative Pronouns: Hic, Ille, Iste
10 Fourth Conjugation and -io Verbs of the Third: Present and Future Indicative, Present Imperative and Active Infinitive
11 Personal Pronouns Ego and Tu; Pronouns Is and Idem
12 Perfect System Active of All Verbs; Principal Parts
13 Reflexive Pronouns and Possessives; the Intensive 'Ipse'
14 I-Stem Nouns of the Third Declension; Ablative of Means, Manner, and Accompaniment
15 The Imperfect Indicative Active; Ablative of Time
16 Adjectives of the Third Declension
17 The Relative Pronoun
18 The Passive Voice for the 1st and 2nd Conjugations in the Present System; Ablative of Agent
19 Perfect Passive System of All Verbs; Interrogative Pronouns and Adjectives
20 Fourth Declension; Ablatives of Place from Which and Separation
21 Third and Fourth Conjugations: Passive Voice of Indicative and Present Infinitive
22 Fifth Declension; Summary of Ablatives
23 Participles
24 Ablative Absolute; Passive Periphrastic; The Dative of Agent
25 All Infinitives Active and Passive; Indirect Statement
26 Comparison of Adjectives; Declension of Comparatives
27 Special and Irregular Comparison of Adjectives
28 Subjunctive: Present Active and Passive; Jussive; Purpose
29 Imperfect Subjunctive; Present and Imperfect Subjunctive of Sum and Possum; The Result Clause
30 Perfect and Pluperfect Subjunctive Active and Passive; Sequence of Tenses; Indirect Questions
31 Cum with the Subjunctive; Fero
32 Adverbs: Formation and Comparison; Volo
33 Conditions
34 Deponent Verbs; Ablative with Special Deponents
35 Dative With Special Verbs; Dative With Compounds

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