Contents

Unit I......WHAT IS LANGUAGE?

  1. Lesson 1- An Experimental Greeting, The First Languages
  2. Lesson 2- Animal Language
  3. Lesson 3- Communicating without Words

Unit II.....THE VARIETY OF LANGUAGES

  1. Lesson 1- Importance of Speaking Other Languages
  2. Lesson 2- Your Personal Language History
  3. Lesson 3- Different Forms of Communication
  4. Lesson 4- Different Forms of Communication (continued)

Unit III....SPOKEN VS. WRITTEN

  1. Lesson 1- The Development of Writing

Unit IV....LANGUAGE FAMILIES

  1. Lesson 1- Languages of the World
  2. Lesson 2- Indo-European
  3. Lesson 3- Language Family Trees
  4. Lesson 4- The Romance Languages
  5. Lesson 5- The Romance Languages (continued)
  6. Lesson 6- The Influence of the Romans

Unit V.....NAMES

  1. Lesson 1- Tradition of Names
  2. Lesson 2- Mythological Names
  3. Lesson 3- Using the New Names
  4. Lesson 4- Gender in Names
  5. Lesson 5- Understanding Foreign Names
  6. Lesson 6- Scientific Names

Unit VI.....NUMBERS AND WORD COMPARISONS

  1. Lesson 1- Plural, Roman Numerals
  2. Lesson 2- Linguistic Sound Groups
  3. Lesson 3- Latin Numbers and Memorization
  4. Lesson 4- Linguistic Comparison of Numbers
  5. Lesson 5- Foreign Counting
  6. Lesson 6- Language in Math, Number Games

Unit VII....NOUNS AND ADJECTIVES

  1. Lesson 1- Describing
  2. Lesson 2- Adjective Placement
  3. Lesson 3- Latin Nouns and Adjectives
  4. Lesson 4- Declensions
  5. Lesson 5- Agreement of Adjectives
  6. Lesson 6- Agreement Combinations

Unit VIII...DERIVATIVES

  1. Lesson 1- Derivative Requirements
  2. Lesson 2- Finding Derivatives
  3. Lesson 3- Derivative Projects

Unit IX.....GREEK ORAL TRADITION

  1. Lesson 1- Oral Tradition
  2. Lesson 2- Greek Alphabet
  3. Lesson 3- Transliteration
  4. Lesson 4- Meter

Unit X......NOUN AND VERB FUNCTIONS

  1. Lesson 1- Transitive and Intransitive Verbs
  2. Lesson 2- Subjects and Direct Objects
  3. Lesson 3- Sentences
  4. Lesson 4- Inflections and Word Order
  5. Lesson 5- Nominative and Accusative Cases
  6. Lesson 6- Verb Inflections
  7. Lesson 7- Case, Number, Gender
  8. Lesson 8- Linking Verbs, Predicate Nominative

Unit XI.....PARTS OF SPEECH

  1. Lesson 1- Vocabularies Change
  2. Lesson 2- Multicultural Language
  3. Lesson 3- Changing Functions of Words
  4. Lesson 4- A Common Characteristic of Languages
  5. Lesson 5- Parts of Speech
  6. Lesson 6- Suffixes on Parts of Speech
  7. Lesson 7- Parts of Speech Game
  8. Lesson 8- Parts of Speech Project

Unit XII....PRONOUNS

  1. Lesson 1- Different Types of Pronouns
  2. Lesson 2- Subject and Object Forms of Pronouns
  3. Lesson 3- Conjugating with Pronouns
  4. Lesson 4- Foreign Language Pronouns
  5. Lesson 5- Common Pronoun Mistakes

Unit XIII...PREPOSITIONS

  1. Lesson 1- Derivation of Preposition and the Prepositional Phrase
  2. Lesson 2- Identifying Prepositional Phrases
  3. Lesson 3- Latin Prepositions
  4. Lesson 4- Prepositions as Prefixes
  5. Lesson 5- Derivatives of Prepositions
  6. Lesson 6- Playing with Prepositions

Unit XIV....CONJUGATING

  1. Lesson 1- Conjugating and the Infinitive
  2. Lesson 2- Person, Number, Tense
  3. Lesson 3- Conjugations
  4. Lesson 4- Concentration
  5. Lesson 5- Practicing with Verb Forms
  6. Lesson 6- Verb Activities

Unit XV.....COMMON IRREGULAR VERBS

  1. Lesson 1- To Be or Not To Be
  2. Lesson 2- Checking Irregular Verbs

Unit XVI....PARTICIPLES

  1. Lesson 1- Present Active and Past Passive
  2. Lesson 2- Verbs without Participles

Unit XVII...TENSES

  1. Lesson 1- The Present
  2. Lesson 2- The Past
  3. Lesson 3- Helping Verbs, the Future
  4. Lesson 4- Identifying Verbs
  5. Lesson 5- Tense Project
  6. Lesson 6- Formulae
  7. Lesson 7- Using the Tenses
  8. Lesson 8- Time Line Stories

Unit XVIII..PRINCIPAL PARTS OF VERBS

  1. Lesson 1- Finding Principal Parts
  2. Lesson 2- Irregular Principal Parts
  3. Lesson 3- Playing with Principal Parts
  4. Lesson 4- Writing Verb Tests

Unit XIX....INTERROGATIVES AND NEGATIVES

  1. Lesson 1- The Interrogation
  2. Lesson 2- Inversion
  3. Lesson 3- The Mark of a Question
  4. Lesson 4- Negatives

Unit XX.....THE THREE TO'S

  1. Lesson 1- The Indirect Object

Unit XXI....WORD BUILDING

  1. Lesson 1- Prefixes and Suffixes

Appendix I: Projects

  1. Tempus Fabulae
  2. Mythological Name Project - Personae
  3. Word Comparisons
  4. Archaeology
  5. Weekly Parts of Speech

Appendix II: Information sheets

  1. Mythological Names
  2. Latin Names
  3. Ten Little Frogs
  4. Numbers in some other languages
  5. Greek Alphabet
  6. Transliterating Greek
  7. The Sirens
  8. The sirens passage from the odyssey in meter
  9. What Is the Part of Speech?
  10. Comparison of verb conjugations and use of personal pronouns
  11. Principal Parts