Re: Valentine's Day Translations (fwd)
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Friday, February 12, 1999, 7:07|
At 09:06 11/02/99 -0500, you wrote:
>--On Thu, Feb 11, 1999 8:45 AM +0100 Christophe Grandsire
>>> Latin: Te amo
>> Is it not: Te amam, or am I inventing a new conjugation for Latin
>No, "te amo" is correct. The present of amare (to love) is:
>The original IE -m is replaced with the -o ending in a number of tenses in
>Latin, incuding the present indicative, if I remember correctly.
>Community College of Vermont
> Okay, so I forgot that (damn, only 5 years since I stopped Latin classes
and I already forgot the first conjugation!).
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