Exam Board: ISEB
First Teaching: September 2014
First Exam: Autumn 2015
Latin for Common Entrance Two is the second book in Nicholas Oulton's new Latin course, combining your favourite elements of So You Really Want to Learn Latin, Latin Prep and Ab Initio, but now it maps precisely to the new ISEB syllabus and contains passages and question types in line with the revised Common Entrance exam.Following on from Book One, this extensively revised book takes pupils through the future and pluperfect tenses, 3rd declension nouns and adjectives, personal and demonstrative pronouns, the comparison of adjectives and irregular verbs. All the grammar, vocabulary and syntax on the Level 2 syllabus is covered and it also covers a substantial portion of the non-linguistic studies part of the ISEB syllabus in the areas of Greek mythology, Domestic Life and the City of Rome.
Written specifically for prep schools, this book includes solid grammar explanations, intentionally challenging content and twice as many practice exercises compared to the previous series, ensuring pupils have understood the material covered.
Latin for Common Entrance Two Answers are available to buy separately as a PDF download.
Nicholas Oulton read History at Oriel College, Oxford and has an MA in Classics from London University. He taught Latin and Greek for ten years before writing the So you really want to learn Latin course and founding Galore Park in 1998. He has edited numerous textbooks and revision resources for students of Latin and Greek, most recently authoring the Latin for Common Entrance series.