Learn Latin with a proven method designed for English speakers
“This little book really ought to be a vade mecum for many of our elementary Latin students.”
—The Classical Journal
“This is a useful, carefully written, and well-edited text. It accomplishes its goals and does so very efficiently.”
—Modern Language Journal
a self-study guide that helps you come prepared to Latin class
To show you how to get from an English structure to the equivalent Latin structure.
All the essentials
Straightforward lessons that focus more on the rules than the exceptions. Covers the grammar taught in beginning college courses.
Tips to help you learn Latin vocabulary and word forms, and to remember them.
one point per chapter
In each bite-sized lesson, author Norma W. Goldman explains one grammar concept and illustrates it with English and Latin examples.
Explained in English
To help you learn the grammar from the point of view of a language you already speak.
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Learn The Grammar Terms Your Textbook Assumes You Know
Learn of conjugation, gender, number, agreement so you’ll understand these terms that play an important role in Latin.
Learn how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Latin structure. Our examples will take you every step of the way.