A primer of botanical Latin with vocabulary /

Latin is one of two acceptable languages for describing new plants, and taxonomists must be able to translate earlier texts in Latin. Providing a simple explanation of Latin grammar along with an in-depth vocabulary, this is an indispensable guide for systematic botanists worldwide. All relevant par...

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Main Authors: Short, Emma, 1964- (Author), George, A. S. 1939- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Latin
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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Table of Contents:
  • Pt. I. Grammar : 1. The noun
  • 2. The adjective and the participle
  • 3. The adverb
  • 4. The preposition
  • 5. The conjunction
  • 6. The pronoun
  • 7. The verb
  • 8. Numerals, measurements
  • 9. Prefixes and suffixes
  • 10. Miscellany
  • Pt. II. Exercises in translation : 11. Exercises
  • 12. Answers to the exercises
  • Pt. III. Translating : 13. Translating into Latin
  • 14. Translating from Latin into English
  • Pt. IV. Vocabulary.