The Perfect Tense Passive System
Lecture no. 25 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
Complete all the tenses of the Latin verb by learning the perfect passive, which uses a form of the verb sum together with the past participle. Close with an example of this construction in an ancient historian’s description of Caesar’s notorious death.