Saturday, May 13, 2017

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - May 13, 2017 #1

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May 13 2017 #1



Here's a literal translation of the Latin: Whenever we catch sight of Mary, we believe again in the renewing power of sweetness and fondness.

And here's how the grammar of this Latin tweet works:


Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Quandoque
Whenever
adv.
conspicimus
we catch sight of
1st pers. pl. pres. act. ind. verb
cōnspiciō, cōnspicere, cōnspēxī, cōnspectus
Mariam
Mary
acc. sing. fem. name
Maria, Mariae
potentiae
the power
dat. sing. fem. noun
potentia, potentiae
renovanti
renewing
dat. sing. pres. act. part.
renovō, renovāre, renovāvī, renovātus
suavitatis
of sweetness
gen. sing. fem. noun
suāvitās, suāvitātis
et
and
conj.
affectus
of fondness
gen. sing. masc. noun
affectus, affectūs
rursum
again
adv.
credimus
we believe in
1st pers. pl. pres. act. ind. verb
crēdō, crēdere, crēdidī, crēditus

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