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NFS: Lesson V Grammatical Terms

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Indefinite article
in English "a, an" -- does not exist in Latin
definite article
in English "the" -- does not exist in Latin
case
the ending on a noun that identifies its use in the sentence (nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, ablative)
number
singular or plural
gender
masculine, feminine, or neuter
declension
a class of nouns or pronouns or adjectives having the same set of endings
How are Latin nouns classified?
Latin nouns are classified in five declensions.
How is the 1st Declension marked?
The 1st Declension is marked by the ending -ae in the genitive singular.
First Rule of Concord
The verb agrees with its subject in person and number.