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Natalie Allen Latin III 24 February 2021 Scansion Practice fata tibi cernes urbem et promissa Lavini Scansion: fa ta ti/bi cer/nes ur/b(em)et pro/miss a La/vi ni 1. What is the rule for the elision that is shown?
2. What is the rule for the division fa-ta? Why is it not fat-a?
Scansion: At pu er/As ca ni/us cui/nunc cog/ no men/Iu lo Questions: 3. Why is the syllable men long?
4. Why is cui one syllable and not two?
Questions: 5. Since -la is followed by two consonants, it should be long by position. Why is it not?

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