Introduction to Latin

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Introduction to Latin

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Encounter Classical Latin and its cultural context

Course dates: Saturday 6 – Sunday 7 July 10.30 – 17.00

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Learn the basics of Latin and explore its cultural context, history and how it can help us understand the English language.

Gain detailed knowledge of the Latin language and its history. Cover the basics of learning Latin and explore how this can help us to understand the English language we use today. Our journey will include the study of pronunciation, grammar, syntax, principles of sentence construction and the reading of selected texts.

This course aims to provide participants with good knowledge of Classical Latin and principles of sentence construction sufficient to translate simple sentences or short passages of Latin prose into English, and simple English phrases and sentences into Latin.

Details

Name: Introduction to Latin
Where: Harry M Weinrebe Learning Centre
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
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When: -
Price: Full Price: £185.00
Member: £185.00
Senior 60+: £167.00
Student: £157.00
Registered Unemployed: £157.00
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk