Catullus 2b: Hendecasyllabic Quiz

Short-answer quiz

Provide the correct scansion for each of the following lines of Catullus's poetry. Use the special buttons as directed: long [₋], short [◡], elision [∤], and division between the feet [ǀ]. Click the "Hint" button for the next correct symbol, but you will lose points if you do.

  1. tam gratum est mihi quam ferunt puellae (technically prodelision)

  2. pernici auerolum fuisse malum,

  3. quod zonam soluit diu ligatam.