How We’ve Been Wrong About Latin Word Order

Anyone who knows anything about Latin will agree that the language is SOV (Subject-Object-Verb). In more friendly terms, this means that Latin how Yoda speaks resembles it does. This common understanding is just one basic assumption that drives a lot of decisions and discussions. Yet, how certain are we that Latin is as SOV as we think…

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Rhythmic Fluency

The first two Rhythmic Fluency Podcasts were featured on Dickinson’s Latin Poetry Podcast.  Here is the 3rd, as well as downloadable audio files and supporting blog posts.  A link to my Lingua Latīna Poetry Card Game is at the bottom.  Those who attended the 2015 CANE Annual Meeting, or ACL Institute workshopd will find all of these resources helpful:

Podcast Episode 1:
Dactylic Hexameter
Natural Accent

Podcast Episode 2:
Hendecasyllables
Simplified Scansion  &  Demonstration Video

Podcast Episode 3:
Choliambic/Scazon/Limping Iambics
Simplified Pronunciation

Also:
Lingua Latīna Poetry Card Game
Rhythmic Fluency Presentation (Power Point)