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I know how to recognise them but have no notes about how they are translated
My Latin teacher has done a short Powerpoint which I think explains it well:
If this doesn't help you, I can scan in the Gerundives page from my Essential GCSE Latin Book by John Taylor if you want; it explains the concept there as well.
EDIT: I decided to get off my lazy bum and scan in the EGL Gerundives page anyway. I hope both resources are useful :)
If it's Gerundive of Obligation you're struggling on;
(person) must (verb)
e.g. mihi fugiendum est; I must flee
1. Translate the dat. as a subject of a verb
2. Translate the verb as 'must'
3. Ignore the form of 'sum'
Hope this helps :)
Gernundives express a need of something to be done so
mihi lavandum est
means there is a need of washing that I must do,
but you translate it as
I must wash
and also for example: nunc est bibendum
means 'now it's time for a drink' essentialy =D