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"In the nearest library I can read quietly."

Translation:In bibliotheca proxima tacite legere possum.

May 1, 2020



What's wrong with the following?:

Tacite legere in bibliotheca proxima possum


Does the infinitive always have to go at the end of this sentence?


Absolutely not, except for phrase grouping in compound-complex sentences, word order basically does not matter in Latin at all, as it is a highly inflected language and the grammatical purpose of rigid word order in already fulfilled by declension and conjugation of nouns/adjectives and verbs, respectively.

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