Peter Lombard's seminal work, on which his reputation rests. Not a work of original theory, The Four Books of Sentences (Libri Quattuor Sententiarum) was rather a systematic compilation of theology, written around 1150. It became a standard university text book, and the subject of many scholastic commentaries. Lecturing on it for two years was a requirement for becoming a magister in medieval universities. Peter Lombard (c. ... Theology is reasoned discourse concerning God (Greek Î¸ÎµÎ¿Ï, theos, God, + Î»Î¿Î³Î¿Ï, logos, word or reason). It also refers to the study of other religious topics. ... Events Åhus, Sweden gains city privileges City of Airdrie, Scotland founded King Sverker I of Sweden is deposed and succeeded by Eric IX of Sweden. ... A university is an institution of higher education and of research, which grants academic degrees. ... Scholastic redirects here. ... A masters degree is an academic degree usually awarded for completion of a postgraduate or graduate course of one to three years in duration. ...
Various commentaries, and a partial English translation of The Four Books of the Sentences itself
Usually, however, the sentence has a subject as well as a predicate and both the subject and the predicate may have modifiers.
The most natural sentence structure is the simple sentence: it is the first kind which children learn to speak, and it remains by far the most common sentence in the spoken language of people of all ages.
A complex sentence is very different from a simple sentence or a compound sentence because it makes clear which ideas are most important.
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