Description : Excerpt from The New Latin Tutor, or Exercises in Etymology, Syntax and Prosody: Compiled Chiefly From the Best English Works II. A noun in an oblique case is commonly placed before the word which governs it; whether that word he a verb, or another noun-substantive, adjective, or participle. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.