Carla Geiger Latin I Study guide for Major Test Stage 9 NOVISSIMVS I. Story with questions A. questions on meaning/events in story --10 questions –it takes place in the baths B. grammar questions: cases, declensions, tenses, part of speech a) recognize present, imperfect and perfect tenses of different verbs b) recognize cases for nouns: nominative, accusative, , singular or plural. II. Grammar A. Choose correct translation for full sentences (from English). Watch accusative singular and plural and dative singular and plural and tenses! B. Choose translation for nouns in sentences (from English). Watch accusative singular and plural and dative singular and plural C. Choose translation for verbs in sentences (from English) (Choose correct verb to translate English verbal form Subject must agree with verb ending in Latin. The verbs will be in the present, imperfect or perfect; imperfect=-ba----; perfect= --x/s/u/iv/av— subjects :I = -o You= -s He= t; They= -nt D. identify cases for nouns from context EX. puer gladiatores laudavit : what case is gladiatores? nom sing; nom. pl.; acc sing; acc pl; dative sing; dative plural Remember: Nominative=subject ; accusative=D.O. ; Dative=indirect object III. Vocabulary IN different FORMS( could be different tenses) to match to meaning IV. Derivatives A. in sentences : choose best definition B. alone: match with meaning V. Culture (only what is in the book, in Stage 9, with precise details, NO floor plan): A. True/False; B. Matching of rooms with use or words with their definition.