Lingua Latina per se Illustrata has ratings and 48 reviews. Entirely I’ve finally finished ‘Familia Romana’ part one of two of Orberg’s Lingua Latina course . Lingua Latina, Part I has 23 ratings and 2 reviews. Thomas said: You need very little knowledge of Latin or the Romance Languages to comprehend the text. Hans Ørberg’s Lingua Latina per se illustrata series is the world’s premiere textbook for learning Latin via the Natural Method. Students first learn grammar and.

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Trivia About Lingua Latina, Pa Students first learn grammar and vocabulary intuitively through extended contextual reading and an innovative system of marginal notes. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Chris added it Feb 24, Familia Romana Pars I of the Lingua Latina series contains thirty-five chapters and describes the life of a Roman family in the 2nd century A.

I’ve been wanting to learn Latin for a while but I couldn’t find any good resources until now. There limgua drawings and images all through the pages. Well, I’ve officially finished this; still love it. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The results are often disappointing, both for student and teacher.

Lingua Latina per se Illustrata: Pars I: Familia Romana by Hans Henning Ørberg

Itai rated it it was amazing Mar 14, There is not a word of other language different from Latin in the whole book. I’m now tackling the second book in the series, which quickly shifts into unadapted texts, which is pretty damn exciting.

Optimus est liber grammatica de Latina quem legi, quo legendo discipulus multa celeriter discit. Lingua Latina incorporates the following features: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is mostly for the danish crowd.


We read aloud in class but do not translate into English unless there is a passage that someone has trouble with. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The idea of learning Latin through easy, short messages-sentences- is excellent.

It is the only textbook currently available that gives students the opportunity to learn Latin without resorting to translation, but allows them to “think” in the language. My advice for both of these: Sebastian is currently reading it Nov 07, Entirely composed in Latin, Part I, Familia Romana, provides an excellent introduction to Latin, including the essentials of Latin grammar and a basic vocabulary of over words.

Sammy rated it really liked it Nov 15, The book includes a table of inflections, a Roman calendar, and a word index, Index vocabulorum.

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From to he served on the staff of the Nature Method Institute, Copenhagen. Dec 15, A. However, for those of you who are really motivated and can’t wait to start learning Latin, I can really recommend these two books by Hans Orberg: I ordered a copy post-haste.

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For those unfamiliar, Lingua Latina contains only Latin words. Ed Ed marked it as to-read Nov 28, Mar 12, Philip rated it it was amazing Shelves: Since I have’t had the privilege or misfortune of learning Latin in school, I really can’t compare the Orberg method with, say, Wheelocks, at which seems to fashionable to hurl insult, whether the veracity of claims to its falling short be true or not. Like this word “ab-sunt” must be the origin of the English “absent”.

Jose E Lopez added it Mar 20, In my experience, you may find yourself lost at a certain point in the text if you do not already know a great amount of the grammar as the grammar is generally not that thoroughly explained; you can chug yourself through tho, but I would not recommend it. Plenty of repetition of vocabulary and structure helps too. The course is suitable for children and adults and is enjoyable for both.


For all those eager to learn Latin

If you want to make a [course] suggestion, we encourage you to visit the forums and making a search for suggestions that have been made in the past, and adding your vote and comments to those existing posts [and thus not creating a new one]. Bob rated it it was amazing Apr 25, Another phrase brought to mind a Russian equivalent. Thus, no list of vocabulary and translations is provided in this volume. The reality is that these courses will continue to be taught by these teachers, so I am interested in looking at tools for aiding these teachers in improving the situation in an achievable way.

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For all those eager to learn Latin

The method has been revised a few times, including in andthe title now changed to Lingua Latina per se illustrata. Well, the first half of the book went very well. You learn Latin through illustrations and simple explanation in pure Latin; you will find no English in this book at all. Vere Hans H Orberg vir doctissimus est. However, for those of you who are really motivated and can’t wait to start learning Latin, I can really recommend these two books by Hans Orberg:.

My wife did that Masters, very interesting. Anita Thomer rated it it was amazing Feb 15, May 28, Paras2 rated it really liked it.