Aeneid IX 650 scansion

Cinefactus

Censor
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omnia | longae |vō simil|is, vōc|emque co| lōremque

I can't figure out where I am going wrong. There seem to be too many syllables. I have the face-palm emoji all ready :)
 

Pacifica

grammaticissima
Staff member
It sometimes happens that one line runs on into another. Here, the -que elides with the et in the following line.
 

Cinefactus

Censor
Staff member
Thanks you are right
et crīnīs albōs et saeva sonōribus arma,
 
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