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Articles, Adjectives, and Nouns: Singular, All Cases

lambovo!
Housekeeping & Announcements
First quiz FRIDAY (9/13)
Sections will meet in Meneely 302 either Monday or
Thursday 4-5pm
Room change?
Housekeeping & Announcements
First quiz FRIDAY (9/13)
Sections will meet in Meneely 302 either Monday or
Thursday 4-5pm
Room change?

We had a birthday on Monday


ytvtiio ooi tii!
ytvtiio ooi tii!

I am a birthday gift!
Hopo tii t o yopo
Hopo tii t o yopo
I am a boundary marker of the Agora
Nestors Drinking cup
c. 740-720 BCE
Pithekoussai (Ischia)
Nestors Drinking cup
c. 740-720 BCE
Pithekoussai (Ischia)

The basic formula for ownership is stated in
the first line; it consists of the verb tii, the
subject of which is implied (personal
pronoun ) with the word
functioning as a complement (linking verb
tii).
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1ooit ti i
t|uo o ov t |ito
ti uio tooi.

I am the lekythos of Tataie; whoever steals me


shall be blind.

(LSAG Euboic colonies, Kyme 3, pl. 47, c.675650 BCE?)
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*After reading chapter 2, can you tell me why this is
incorrect?

*After reading chapter 2, can you tell me why this is
incorrect?
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Keep looking out for static markers for
determining sense units. These include our
conjunctions, particles, adverbs and prepositions.
Translation tips From last time:
Keep looking out for static markers for
determining sense units. These include our
conjunctions, particles, adverbs and prepositions.
oiio but t and, but ou (before consonants) po + acc. to, toward
yop for ou| (before vowels) ti + acc. into, to; at
|oi and tv t ou_ (before diphthongs) tv in
on one hand q t| out of
on the other hand not

ouv and so

ouo
ouo so, thus

i why?

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Keep looking out for static markers for
determining sense units. These include our
conjunctions, particles, adverbs and prepositions.
o Li|oiooii t|oivti t| ou oi|ou |oi |oiti ov :oviov.
o :ovio ouio toiv, io_upo tv ovpoo, o pyo t ou
yop ovti, ti q optoiv o Li|oiooii. vuv t...
Translation tips From last time:
Keep looking out for static markers for
determining sense units. These include our
conjunctions, particles, adverbs and prepositions.
o Li|oiooii t|oivti t| ou oi|ou |oi |oiti ov :oviov.
o :ovio ouio toiv, io_upo tv ovpoo, o pyo t ou
yop ovti, ti q optoiv o Li|oiooii. vuv t ...
Translation tips From last time:
o Li|oiooii t|oivti t| ou oi|ou |oi |oiti ov :oviov.
o :ovio ouio toiv, io_upo tv ovpoo, o pyo t ou
yop ovti, ti q optoiv o Li|oiooii. vuv t ...
Translation tips From last time:
o Li|oiooii t|oivti t| ou oi|ou |oi |oiti ov :oviov.
o :ovio ouio toiv, io_upo tv ovpoo, o pyo t ou
yop ovti, ti q optoiv o Li|oiooii. vuv t ...
Nouns Forms: Singular (Masculine & Neuter)
Nouns Forms: Singular (Masculine & Neuter)
Masculine neuter
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
Nouns Forms: Singular (Masculine & Neuter)
Masculine neuter
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
o ov
ou ou

ov ov
t ov

Masculine (singular)
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
o |oio oypo
ou |oiou oypou
|oi oyp
ov |oiov oypov

o |oit oypt

Masculine (singular)
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
o |oio oypo
ou |oiou oypou
|oi oyp
ov |oiov oypov

o |oit oypt

the beautiful field
Masculine (singular)
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
o |oiov tvpov
ou |oiou tvpou
|oi tvp
o |oiov tvpov

o |oiov tvpov

Masculine (singular)
NOMinative

GENitive

DATive

ACCUSATIVE

VOCATIVE
o |oiov tvpov
ou |oiou tvpou
|oi tvp
o |oiov tvpov

o |oiov tvpov

the beautiful tree
NOMinative
Subject; compliment of toi

GENitive
Possession (of); place from which
(t| and tv)

DATive
Place at which
(something is / something happens)

ACCUSATIVE
Direct Object
place towards
(ti and po)

VOCATIVE
Address
Come here, Vocative!

Syntax: Uses of Cases


NOMinative
Subject; compliment of toi

GENitive
Possession (of); place from which
(t| and tv)

DATive
Place at which
(something is / something happens)

ACCUSATIVE
Direct Object
place towards
(ti and po)

VOCATIVE
Address
Come here, Vocative!

Syntax: Uses of Cases