Make learning Latin faster and easier with this essential companion to the esteemed classic introductory textbook, Wheelock’s Latin. Reflecting the trend toward more active use of classroom Latin, this supplemental workbook focuses on listening and speaking skills to help students new to the language master its basics.
Workbook for Wheelock's Latin offers forty lessons presented in an easy-to-read, clear layout. Each chapter begins with a detailed set of objectives (intellegenda) and continues with a series of questions designed to focus directly on newly introduced grammar (grammatica), as well as:
- Transformation drills, word and phrase translations, and other exercises to test and sharpen skills;
- Word Power sections that focus on vocabulary and derivatives;
- Reading comprehension questions and sentences for translation practice;
- Perforated pages for written homework assignments, including space for the student’s name, class, and date.
About the Author
Paul T. Comeau is a retired teacher of Classical and Romantic languages, as well as the author of many books on French, Latin, and Greek. He lives in La Cruce, NM.
Richard A. LaFleur is Franklin Professor of Classics Emeritus and former Head of Classics at the University of Georgia; he has served as Editor of the Classical Outlook and President of the American Classical League, and is a recipient of the American Philological Association's national award for excellence in the teaching of Classics. Among his numerous books are Scribblers, Scvlptors, and Scribes and the revised editions of Wheelock's Latin, Workbook for Wheelock's Latin, and Wheelock's Latin Reader.