Saturday, June 17, 2017

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 17, 2017

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June 17, 2017


Here's a literal translation of the Latin: Ecological concern is always also social concern. Let us run to the aid of the Earth and also the poor (who are) calling out.

And here's how the grammar of this Latin tweet works:


Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Oecologica
Ecological
nom. sing. fem. adj.
oecologicus, oecologica, oecologicum
sollicitudo
concern
nom. sing. fem. noun
sollicitudo, sollicitudinis
semper
always
adv.
est
is
3rd pers. sing. pres. ind. verb
sum, esse, fui
quoque
also
adv.
socialis
social
nom. sing. fem. adj.
socialis, sociale
sollicitudo
concern
nom. sing. fem. noun
sollicitudo, sollicitudinis
Terrae
the Earth
dat. sing. fem. noun
terra, terrae
et
and
conj.
pauperibus
the poor
dat. pl. masc. noun
pauper, pauperis
quoque
also
adv.
clamantibus
calling out
dat. pl. pres. act. part.
clamo, clamare, clamavi, clamatus
occurramus
let us run to the aid of
occurrō, occurrere, occurrī, occursus

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