Press "Enter" to skip to content

Latin endings

Chapter 8 Notes
Present Tense Verb Endings
PERSONSINGULARPLURAL
1st Person ( I )sing. (WE)pl.o, mmus
2nd Person (YOU)sing. and pl.stis
3rd Person (HE, SHE, IT)sing. (THEY) pl.tnt
Finding the Present Stem of a Verb
* you can find the present stem of a verb by changing the verb to it’s infinitive form and then taking off the “re.”
Example: Step1. (look at the word) Ambulo
Step 2. (add the “re”) Ambulare
Step 3. (Take off the “re”) Ambula
Step 4. AMBULA is the present stem of the verb Ambulo.


A:1st CONJUGATION
Sing.Plural
k1) ambulo – I walk, I am walking, I do walk
2) ambulas – YOU walk
3) ambulat – HE, SHE or IT walks
ambulamus – WE walk
Ambulatis – YOU (pl.) walk
Ambulant – THEY walk
ounderlined = verb endingsk doesn’t use the present stem
B: 2nd CONJUGATIONsedeo- sedere
Sing.Plural
1) sedeo – I sit
2) sedes – YOU sit
3) sedet – HE, SHE, or IT sits
sedemus – WE sit
sedetis – you (pl.) sit
sedent- they sit
C: 3rd CONJUGATION: scribo – scribereE I
Sing.Plural
*1) scribo – I write
2) scribis – YOU write
3) sedet – HE, SHE, or IT writes
scibimus – WE write
scribitis – YOU (pl.) write
*scribunt – THEY write
*drops last e or I
D: 4th CONJUGATION: audio- audire
Sing.Plural
1) audio – I hear
2) audis – YOU hear
3) audit – HE, SHE, or IT hears
audimus – WE hear
auditis – YOU (pl.) hear
taudiunt – THEY hear
tHas a “u” in it.

Pssst… we can write an original essay just for you.
Any subject. Any type of essay.
We’ll even meet a 3-hour deadline.


Get your price


E: ” To Be” = sum – esse
Sing.Plural
1) sum – I am
2) es – YOU are
3) est – HE, SHE, or IT is
sumus – WE are
estis – YOU (pl.) are
tSunt – THEY are
tHas a “u” in it.


F:PRONOUNS (NOMINATIVE )
Sing.Plural
1) ego – I
2) tu- YOU
3) TBA Latin II – HE, SHE, or IT
nos – WE
vos – YOU (pl.)
TBA Latin II – THEY

x

Hi!
I'm Lily

Would you like to get a custom essay? How about receiving a customized one?

Check it out