Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - May 29, 2018

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May 29, 2018



Here's a literal translation of the Latin: The Eucharist strengthens us to bring forth the fruits of good works and to live as true Christians.

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

Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Eucharistia
The Eucharist
nom. sing. fem. noun
Eucharistia, Eucharistiae
nos
us
acc. pl. pron.
nos, nostri
roborat
strengthens
3rd pers. sing. pres. act. ind. verb
rōborō, rōborāre, rōborāvī, rōborātus
ut
so that
conj.
fructus
the fruits
acc. pl. masc. noun
fructus, fructus
afferamus
we may bring forth
1st pers. pl. pres. act. subj. verb
afferō, afferre, attulī, allātus
bonorum
of good
gen. pl. neut. adj.
bonus, bona, bonum
operum
(of) works
gen. pl. neut. noun
opus, operis
et
and
conj.
sicut
as
adv.
veri
true
nom. pl. masc. adj.
verus, vera, verum
christiani
Christians
nom. pl. masc. adj.
Christianus, Christiana, Christianum; used as substantive
vivamus
we may live
1st pers. pl. pres. act. subj. verb
vīvō, vīvere, vīxī
 

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