Detail from a papyrus showing the Egyptian representation of Isis holding a sceptre in her right hand and an ankh in her left.

Stage 19: Īsis

It's spring-festival time in Alexandria. In honour of the goddess Isis, one of the most important Egyptian deities, there's going to be a splendid procession from the Temple of Isis to the harbour. Quintus and Lucia are invited along to watch by friends of Barbillus, who then invites Aristo and Quintus to a very Egyptian hunting party.

Language activities


Sorting Words asks you to drag and drop words to sort them by meaning, case, etc.

Words Endings gives you a sentence in English together with the same sentence in Latin, but with one or more endings to be chosen from a drop down list.

Vocab Testers are against the clock, multiple choice or type in, and can be set to all words in this stage, up to this stage, etc.

Reviewing the Language exercises are digital versions of exercises towards the back of the CLC textbooks.