Re: OT: Latin subject-verb agreement
|Date:||Thursday, December 13, 2007, 0:23|
In a message dated 12/12/2007 1:26:45 PM Central Standard Time,
> > Is it possible in Latin to have a 1st or 2nd person verb and a noun
> > For example, is "Pueri sumus boni" (We boys are good) grammatical?
> Given the relatively free word order, how would you distinguish
> between that and an interpretation as "We are good boys"?
> Which is how I would interpret that sentence, and consider it grammatical.
> Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Good point. Okay, thanks.