Q&A #1 - Rogata ac responsa

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Just a Little Warm-Up

Just a Little Warm-Up

Just a little heads-up that I haven't forgotten you all, things just take a little time these days. I'm very sorry for that, and I hope I can spin things up a bit this autumn. I've been recording new videos, and the video coming with this post is just a funny little...

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Behind-the-Scenes: Latin Drama

Behind-the-Scenes: Latin Drama

Salve, Today I'd like to share some behind-the-scenes goodies with you. On the Latin Discord server, we began thinking about making a Latin radio drama. What's a radio drama? Instead of going into lengthy explanations, I'll just refer you to this link. In short, it's...

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Iusne an Lex: quae sunt?

Disclaimer: I am not an expert on Roman Law so if what I say here is gibberish, please facitote me certiorem. Number two, this article could be a lot shorter and to the point, but that's not the point. Happy reading!In the previous article I mentioned that I could...

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Coque cum Alcore: Pasta cum thynno

Coque cum Alcore: Pasta cum thynno

Te valere spero hodie, quod si vales, bene est, ego valeo. Tempus hodie est coquendi ac, cum latine discere velimus, vobis compositionem hanc latine praefero. In fine vocabula anglice reddidi. Quibus constat Olei modicum Allii spica Tria lycopersica (cerasiformia)...

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Latin Rap?!

Latin Rap?!

Okay, okay, a lot of you might have already heard the song I just attached. That's not the point of this post—although if you haven't heard it yet, you might be in for a surprise. Let me tell you how this song was born. On the main Latin Discord server, we wanted to...

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András Alkor

András Alkor

My name is András Alkor, I’m a Hungarian author, an English teacher, and a Latin enthusiast. You stumbled upon my personal site, which is a mess right now, nevertheless you will find some interesting suff, including links to all the platforms I’m active on, and my email list.

De lingua latina discenda (volumen):

Saepe rogor quomodo sermonem latinum didicerim. Aut quid optimus ad discendum liber sit, quae scripta aptissima, qui auctor facillimus, etc.

En praesto sum respondere. Quomodo igitur didici (immo etiamnum disco)?

Brevissime: legendo. (1/)

"'I sing of arms and the man,' said thund’ring Virgil; and all the world knows that he said it. Or do they? How do you know what Virgil said? How do I know? How does anybody know?" Well, the tale of how Latin texts survive to the modern world is a cracker: https://antigonejournal.com/2021/09/apparatus-criticus/

2 sectatoribus egeo ad 150! Gratias vobis omnibus ago quod me sive sequamini, sive consilio, nugis, litteris, ceterisque rebus adiuvetis.