The Penguin Latin Dictionary PDF ePub eBook

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The Penguin Latin Dictionary free pdf "The Telegraph" kicked off the 2006-07 academic year with the declaration "Nota bene: Latin is back". Arguably, it never really went away. Despite lower levels of compulsory Latin in schools today, the language remains prolific in many areas of our daily life. Medical, legal and literary texts are littered with Latin phrases that embody a meaning English simply can't articulate. The essence of Latin is irreplaceable and the benefits of learning this wonderful language are unequivocal. "The Penguin Latin Dictionary" is a brand new, comprehensive dictionary that includes Latin to English, English to Latin, notes on grammar and pronunciation plus the historical context of this classical language. The Latin-English section has been extensively researched and designed to meet the specific needs of students and professionals today. Vivat crescat floreat!

About Robert Shorrock

Robert Shorrock was was educated at Clitheroe Royal Grammar School and Durham University, and went on to gain a PhD in Classics from Christ's College, Cambridge. He spent time as an undergraduate supervisor at Cambridge University and MA lecturer at King's College, London, before taking up his current position as a Classics teacher at Eton College, Windsor. He has published widely on epic poetry and the Classical tradition, and is co-editor of the journal 'Greece

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Author : Robert Shorrock
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
Data Published : 25 October 2007
ISBN : 0141015551
EAN : 9780141015552
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 414 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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