Introduction to the Passive Voice
Lecture no. 9 from the course: Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language
Taught by Professor Hans-Friedrich Mueller | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
See how the magic of personal endings makes the passive voice in Latin elegantly simple—unlike awkward passive constructions in English. After practicing the present tense passive indicative of the third conjugation, translate passages from the Roman authors Cicero and Virgil.