By Henry John 1830-1915 Roby

ISBN-10: 0511697473

ISBN-13: 9780511697470

ISBN-10: 1108011233

ISBN-13: 9781108011235

Henry John Roby (1830-1915) used to be a Cambridge-educated classicist whose influential occupation incorporated classes as a schoolmaster, professor of Roman legislation, businessman, academic reformer and Member of Parliament. His two-volume Grammar of the Latin Language finds his leading edge, descriptive method of grammar, which situates thorough research of the Latin language in the historic context of the writings themselves, or, as Roby places it, atmosphere 'example above principle' to be able to positioned grammar 'in the correct gentle, as an account of what males do say, now not a conception of what they need to say'. Drawing examples from the corpus of classical writings relationship from circa two hundred BCE. to a hundred and twenty CE; this moment quantity (1875) is dedicated to syntax, together with a whole research of instances, stressful, and temper. a piece of outstanding breadth and intensity, Roby's publication is still an important source for either historic linguistics and the research of Latin grammar.

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4 ; Civ. 3. 10; Liv. 3. 56 ; 4. 31; 5. 5 1 ; 6. 25; 7. 6 ; 24- 8 fin. (but doubtful text); 26. 5 ; 28. 41 § 15 ! ib. 42 § 1; § 17 ; 45. 44 ; Quint. 6. 3. 10; 7. 1. 2 ; 11. 3. 4 ; is. 11. 23 ; in appos. Tac. A. 15. 27 ; habere Cic. Agr. 1 fin. dolori 'a cause of grief; esse Cic. Har. Resp. 18; ib. 20; Fatn. 6. 10 (magno); 7. 2; 13. 5 (magno); Cass. G. 5. 29 (magno); Pseudo-Cass. Bell. Alex. 15 (magno); Catull. 96. j (tanto); Ov. Am. 3. 9. 57 ; TWirf. 1. 246; Po«£. 1. 1. 61 ; Liv. 26- 37Possibly also Sulpic.

I^ar. 42 ; Nep. 14. 6 (majori); 16. 3 (quanta); Pseudo-Cic. Or. prid. q. in exil. 9 ; Vitruv. 2. 8 § 20 (majori et communi). caption! ' a catch', ' s n a r e ' ; esse Plaut. Most. 922; Lex Rubr. (Corp. I. R. i. No. 205) xx. 45. causse'a cause'; esse Cic. In-v. 2. 6 ; Brut. 23 ; O « « . F/flr. 17 ; ^tf. 15. 3 ; Fat. 15 ; Caes. C. 3. 72 ; Ov. Am. 2. 6. 3 1 ; Liv. 38. 52 bis. Probably also in the expressions quid est causa, hoc causa est fac. where the genitive is possible; Plaut. Most. 202 ; Rud.

34; ib. 8. 18; 2. 4. 8; Ep. 1. 3. 30 (quanta); Tibull. 1. 5. 29 ; 2. 3. 43 ; O v - Ep. 7. 73 ; 16 (17). 160; A. A. T. 749; Met. 1. 250; 2. 683; 2Hrf. 3. 14. 8; 5. 41; Fast. 4. 4. 37; / t o . 2. 118; Liv. 2. 24; 4. 7 ; ib. 21; 10. 25 (majori); ib. 45; 25. 15; 26. 2; ib. 32; 30. 31; 34. 3* i 35. 23 ; ib. 44 ; 39. 13 ; 42. 14 ; 44. 19 ; ib. 34 ; Sen. Rbet. Cohtr. 1. 2 § 18 ; 2 prasf. § 4 ; Veil. 97; Sen. Ir. 2. 35 ; Clem. 1. 13; N. 1. 4; £/,. 88 §23; Curt. 6. 7 § 21; 7. 5 § 4 1 ; Colurn. 6. 30. 22 ; ib.

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