Saturday, June 2, 2018

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 2, 2018

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June 2, 2018


Here's a literal translation of the Latin: In prayer seek your Lord, who Himself has called you.

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

Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
In
In
Prep. + Abl.
oratione
prayer
abl. sing. fem. noun
ōrātiō, ōrātiōnis
tuum
your
acc. sing. masc. poss. adj.
tuus, tua  tuum
quaere
seek
sing.imper.
quaerō, quaerere, quaesīvī, quaesītus
Dominum
Lord
acc. sing. masc. noun
Dominus, Domini
Ipsum
Himself
acc. sing. dem. adj.
ipse, ipsa, ipsum
qui
who
nom. sing. masc. rel. pronoun
qui, quae, quod
te
you
acc. sing. pronoun
tu, tui
vocavit
has called
3rd pers. sing. perf. act. ind. verb
vocō, vocāre, vocāvī, vocātus
 

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