Textkit Logo

It is currently Wed May 23, 2018 11:14 am

News News of Learning Greek

Site map of Learning Greek » Forum : Learning Greek

Here you can discuss all things Ancient Greek. Use this board to ask questions about grammar, discuss learning strategies, get help with a difficult passage of Greek, and more.

Days of the Week

How did the Ancient Greeks indicate the days of the week? I'm familiar with the Modern Greek custom; in Latin, they are litterally die Solis, "on the day of the Sun," die Lunae, "on the day of the Moon," etc.
Read more : Days of the Week | Views : 2790 | Replies : 10

Easy Reading Materials in Greek

I'm looking for easy (and, preferably, entertaining) reading materials in Greek. I'm at the very early stages of learning the language on my own, with the help of some knowledge of Modern Greek and some prior study of related, highly inflected languages. I've read through Strong's <i>Nutshell</i> book, and I'm in about Lesson X-XV of the White, Smith, and Pharr books.

The piece that I feel is missing, though, is the opportunity to practice reading ...
Read more : Easy Reading Materials in Greek | Views : 15852 | Replies : 4

Preposition definitions - which to memorize?

I've been having trouble making sense of the prepositions; I'm going ahead and memorizing those from chapters 6 and 10 of Mastronarde's "Introduction", and I noticed not only do definitions share prepositions, prepositions share definitions...this is not an issue when it comes to translating from Attic, but in translating *to* Attic, methinks it would be helpful to know which preposition is the most prevalent for a given definition.

Is there a webpage or anything on ...
Read more : Preposition definitions - which to memorize? | Views : 1490 | Replies : 4

Of Neologisms

Read more : Of Neologisms | Views : 10389 | Replies : 31

Hansen and Quinn answer key

I found a partial answer key to Hansen and Quinn's Greek: An Intensive Course. Very helpful, since I am studying on my own.

Read more : Hansen and Quinn answer key | Views : 1059 | Replies : 0


i am considering purchasing my first gnt here in the next month , but can't decide which on to buy. there's the NET diglot, the ubs4, and the na27 (those are the only ones i'm familiar with). can anyone make a recommendation? i welcome all suggestions. thank you in advance.

Read more : gnt | Views : 1462 | Replies : 6

Luke 2:4-5, 15, 21

Read more : Luke 2:4-5, 15, 21 | Views : 3399 | Replies : 13


Read more : αὑτὸν | Views : 985 | Replies : 2


Login  •  Register


Total posts 127506 • Total topics 15856 • Total members 4271