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Step 1: Commit

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To do this, you must commit part of each day to learn Latin. If you are a slow learner, commit 1-2 hours to this and ask someone to help you.

Step 2: Source

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Find a database you can learn from. I used a first year Latin college textbook my mom gave me. If you can't find a book, you can use the computer, iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc.

Step 3: Notes

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Take notes on what you have learned. Study them throughout the day.

Step 4: Learn Vocab

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Write down and make flashcards over the vocabulary you have learned or have to do with your lesson. Quiz yourself often.

Step 5: Quiz

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Have someone quiz you at the end of each week. Add on to the quizzes each week so it covers everything you have learned. At the end of the month have a quiz over everything. If you fail, consider doing another month or two. If you still can't learn try a different language. If you still want to learn Latin, learn the basics of either Italian, French, Spanish, or Portuguese first.

Step 6: Some Advice

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As you might've seen already, a commenter Phil B gave the advice of using bibles. Go back and forth from each bible until the words start to make sense. You can also try decoding the words by yourself then seeing how much you got right by looking in the English bible. If you don't want to spend money on buying a Latin Bible you can use the Latin Vulgate Bible online.
TheDoctor11 (author) 1 year ago
I'll add this in! Thank you very much!
Phil B1 year ago
Most language textbooks include some practice sentences. I always found it helpful to get a Bible in the new language and set it next to an English Bible. Go back and forth between the two until the sentences in the new language begin to make sense when you read them. This takes a while before you have learned enough of the basics and vocabulary to do this. In our time you can find a copy of the Latin Vulgate Bible on-line and make use of it without the cost of buying a copy. I like your emphasis on regular review and practice.