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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Ships from and sold by Amazon. Latin Boards on this Forum: That is the only thing that might be suggested to improve this book, honestly it is excellent. It would be very hard, I think, to criticize this book, given both the ease of use and the quality of the grammar explanations you can very easily learn a respectable amount of English grammar from this book too and the level this book is aimed at. 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.

Return to Book Page. In this, Linney succeeds admirably.

Aug 28, Roy Lotz rated it it was amazing Shelves: Linneg and discover other items: With this book I had completed up to lesson 34 over a long weekends holiday. Now for the good news: This is the exact opposite of other Latin books that rely on dense grammatical explanations without many useful examples.


“Getting Started with Latin” William Linney.

You’d need to make your linneey flashcards or means of review to be able to do the translation work. See all reviews. Share This Page Tweet.

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Getting Started with Latin: Beginning Latin for Homeschoolers and Self-Taught Students of Any Age

Helpful and well-organized, this book offers bite-sized Latin lessons that make the task manageable. I am very happy with this book and can heartily recommend it to homeschoolers and adult learners.

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Younger students will likely need assistance. All the exercises provided are so tedious that you startec have to translate from Latin to Layin and not vice versa.

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Kindle Sgarted Verified Purchase. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Robert Patterson rated it it was amazing Feb 17, Each course is contained in a single book and should work well for independent study for students in junior high and beyond.


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Aside from the extra pronunciation lesson at the beginning of the French book, lessons begin very simply by teaching just one or two words or a simple concept. Learn more about Amazon Prime. I would like to encourage him to undertake both!

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We do no other formal study of grammar. This approximates the amount of material covered by wiht first 40 pages of Wheelock’s Latin. Segues nicely into the free online course. Considering this book is aimed at such a wide range of people – from children to adults wanting to learn Latin by themselves, this book is also remarkably pleasant-toned.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Its a slow pace. 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. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.