Getting Started with Latin: Beginning Latin for Homeschoolers and Self-Taught Students of Any Age (English and Latin Edition) [William E. Linney] on. Greetings from William E. Linney, author of the book Getting Started with Latin. People seem to like Getting Started with Latin, which is a very step-by-step. Getting Started with Latin has ratings and 14 reviews. and it now occurs to me that, what Susskind did with classical physics, so did Linney with Latin.

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Latin, a necessity in the modern age? With everything you need here in one book, why aren’t you Getting Started with Latin? Liza rated it liked it Lknney 23, Soon enough you’ll be the only person in the room able to understand the writing underneath logos and coats of arms oh yeah!? It is the BEST dictionary because its speed is instant and there are no ads. Apr 27, Michelle rated it really liked it Shelves: I’m currently homeschooling a 6 year old and a 9 year old.

Latin is very useful to me now. This is not obviously not a great book on learning Latin.

The Best Books of To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Being Australian there isn’t much emphasis on this influential language as there should be and as there is in other countries such as the UK and US. Getying courses are grammatically based, teaching each language in an organized fashion and explaining points of grammar and structure while introducing a basic vocabulary. Click here to order the book from Barnes and Noble.


Jan 16, Samuel Octav rated it liked it Shelves: Again, the intended audience is in the title, it’s for basically anyone of any age to pick up and get started. Some of the links in the post above are “affiliate links.

Publishers, authors, and service providers never pay to be reviewed. It is only an introduction to Latin and you will need a follow-up wity, but he gives ideas for this on his website; he also altin free MP3 files for correct Church and classical pronunciation. Although the author’s voice reminds one more of a cowboy than a consul, the fact that he provides free MP3 recordings for each lesson in both ecclesiastical and classical pronounciation on his website is fantastic.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Thanks for telling us about the problem. MickyMooreDec 31, Some lessons will take no more than a few minutes each at the beginning of each course, so a student might complete a number of these lessons in one sitting if they wish to.

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The grammar is just as gradually introduced, adding case upon case, gender upon gender, until, by the end, some respectable sentences lwtin being translated. It gives 99 words, spaced out well enough, and structured in such a way that learning about declensions and word order, and conjunctions, comes out wigh naturally. Probaby have another month or so of lessons, mind you that said, Im beginning to slow down now as the information piles on. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.


You’ll learn about present tense forms of verbs, five cases nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, ablativeinfinitives, direct and indirect objects, noun declensions, and a few adjectives.

All the exercises provided are so tedious that you only have to translate from Latin to English and not vice versa.

“Getting Started with Latin” William Linney.

Quickly check your work by turning to the included answer key. For additional help and instruction, the author has provided extensive audio commentary recordings that teach through every lesson and exercise in the book. As said before, the grammar and explanations are excellent, and are so very easy to understand.

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