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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    I just assumed that Will was planning a trip to Latvia.

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Brett,

    Are you still interested in learning Latin? I'd be willing to give you one-on-one tutoring if you'd like. I just got back from studying at the Academia Vivarium Novum in Rome (http://vivariumnovum.net/en) and am now pretty proficient with the language. Send me a message if you're interested. Go Redlegs tonight!
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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Brett if I were you I'd carpe this offer.

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Quote Originally Posted by JaxRed View Post
    Brett if I were you I'd carpe this offer.
    Yes and don't delay... tempis fugit!
    "And why do false truths persist, getting passed down the decades as if they were fact? It comes back to the same point: People believe things that are wrong because, individually, people rarely investigate their own beliefs, particularly when what they believe makes sense intuitively. Even more so when those around them agree with them." -K.F.

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Quote Originally Posted by belushi018 View Post
    Brett,

    Are you still interested in learning Latin? I'd be willing to give you one-on-one tutoring if you'd like. I just got back from studying at the Academia Vivarium Novum in Rome (http://vivariumnovum.net/en) and am now pretty proficient with the language. Send me a message if you're interested. Go Redlegs tonight!
    John
    thanks for the offer. Let me think about it.

    I was using some language software & lately my Latin study has fallen by the wayside. I just have too much on my plate & the non essentials have gotten cut.
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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    [QUOTE=marcshoe;2805945]Go to where it is spoken in everyday life and immerse yourself in the language.

    Like Latin America!

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    I don't know what's so hard about learning Latin. There are two major groups who speak Latin: pigs and dead people. I think we're all smarter than both.

    It's like a kid in my mythology class said when I asked him why he'd signed up since he hated the subject. "I just figured that this stuff's really old, so it must be easy, because people didn't know as much back then."

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Vocabulary building language. And not much more.

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Latin is a dead language,
    Dead as dead can be.
    First it killed the Romans
    now it's killing me.

    That is the only "latin" I remember
    When people say that I donít know what Iím talking about when it comes to sports or writing, I think: Man, you should see me in the rest of my life.
    ---Joe Posnanski

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    Re: anybody know a good way to learn Latin?

    Quote Originally Posted by marcshoe View Post
    I just assumed that Will was planning a trip to Latvia.
    I once converted to Latvian Orthodox just for the jokes....there weren't as many jokes as you might think. I should have gone with Judaism instead.


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