The Irregular Verbs Sum and Possum
Lecture no. 4 from the course: Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language
Taught by Professor Hans-Friedrich Mueller | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
Learn two important irregular verbs, sum (I am) and possum (I am able), mastering their present tense indicative, imperative, infinitive, and subjunctive forms. Notice how the tiniest linguistic details can be powerful markers, giving rise to Latin’s great economy of expression.