164 THE IRREGULAR VERBS VOLO, NOLO, MALO
. EXERCISES I. I. Puer timens ne capiatur fugit. 2. Aquila Ira commota avis reliquas interficere conata erat. 3. Milites ab hostibus press! tela iacere non potuerunt. 4. Caesar decimam legionem laudaturus ad primum agmen progressus est. 5. Imperator hortatus equites ut fortiter pug- narent signum proelio dedit. 6. Milites hostis octo milia passuum inse- cuti multis cum captivis ad castra reverterunt. 7. Sol oriens multos interfectos vidit 8. RomanI consilium, audax suspicati barbaris sese non commiserunt. 9. Navis e porta egressa nullo in periculo erat .^ I. The army was in very great danger while marching through the enemy's country. 2. Frightened by the length of the way, they longed for home. 3. When the scouts were about to set out, they heard the shouts of victory. 4. When we had delayed many days, we set fire to the buildings and departed. 5. While living at Rome I heard orators much better than these. 6. The soldiers who are fight- ing across the river are no braver than we. LESSON LXVII THE IRREGULAR VERBS VOLO, NOLO, MALO • THE ABLATIVE WITH A PARTICIPLE, OR ABLATIVE ABSOLUTE . Learn the principal parts and conjugation of volo, wish ; nol5 (ne + volo), be unwilling ; malo (magis + volo), be more willing, prefer (§497). Note the irregularities in the present indicative, subjunctive, and infinitive, and in the imperfect subjunctive. (Cf. § 354.) a. These verbs are usually followed by the infinitive with or without a subject accusative ; as, volunt venire, they wish to come; volunt amicos venire, they wish their friends to come. The English usage is the same.^ . Observe the following sentences : I. Magistro laudante omnes pueri diligenter lab5rant, with the teacher praising, or since the teacher praises, or the teacher praising, all the boys labor diligently.
In this exercise use participles for the subordinate clauses. * Sometimes
the subjunctive of purpose is used after these verbs. (See § 366.)