Sunday, February 7, 2016

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - February 4, 2016

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February 4, 2016 




Very excited about the upcoming Pope/Francis/Patriarch Kirill meeting in Havana, I am trying to get regular again in producing studies of the Pope's Latin twitter account.

Literal translation of the Latin: God wants to live among his sons. Let us ourselves give a place in our heart.

Here's how the Latin works:



Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Suos
his own
acc. pl.
suus, sua, suum
inter
among
prep (+acc.)
filios
sons
acc. pl.
filius, filii
vult
wants
3rd pers. sing. pres. active. ind.
volo. velle, volui
habitare
to live
pres. act. inf.
habito, habitare, habitavi, habitatum
Deus
God
nom. sing.
Deus, Dei
Ipsi
We ourselves
nom. pl.
ipse, ipsa, ipsum
nostro
our
abl. sing.
noster, nostra, nostrum
in
in
prep (+abl)
corde
heart
abl. sing.
cor, cordis
demus
let us give
1st pers. pl. pres. act. subj.
do, dare, dedi, datum
locum
place
acc. sing.
locus, loci
 

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