An Introduction to Greek (Dover Language Guides) by Henry Lamar Crosby,John Nevin Schaeffer

By Henry Lamar Crosby,John Nevin Schaeffer

Generations of scholars have stumbled on the iconic pleasures of old Greek with this vintage textual content. Supplemented by way of workouts, readings, and overview classes, it provides concise yet thorough insurance of grammatical kinds and syntax. scholars strengthen from the straightforward basics of the alphabet and declensions to the complexities of conditional sentences, they usually collect a Greek vocabulary of greater than six hundred uncomplicated words.
Each bankruptcy starts off with a Greek motto, delivering insights into classical attitudes and values. interpreting decisions contain the works of Plato, Herodotus, and Homer in addition to excerpts from historical playwrights and the recent testomony. greater than one hundred twenty illustrations depict photos of Greek tradition concerning archaeology, background, and literature. This entire advent additionally positive factors Greek-to-English and English-to-Greek glossaries, an entire grammatical appendix, and supplemental info on be aware formation and etymology.

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