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LATIN SCANSION: THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

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This podcast introduces you to the basic rules behind the scansion of Latin poetry: long and short syllables, plus elision. We discuss syllables that are long by nature and long by position, short syllables, and the rules for elision.

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Sunday, November 18, 2012
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LATIN SCANSION: THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT, © Steve Kershaw, licensed under CC BY-NC-SA.
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