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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 102

Index of lessons

Lesson 102 (review)

A.

1. they paid = τ(ε)ίσαν
2. standing by (aor. masc. sg. dat.) = παράσταντι
3. ἀνώγεα = I had command (plupf. 1st. sg. act.)
4. mast: dat. pl = ἱστοῖσι
5. ἄψ = back, back again

B.

1. In line 121, explain πέμωειας = optative of expectation.
2. In line 206, identify προσηύδων = pres. act. part. nom. sg. masc.
3. Translate πίε οἶνον = drink wine! / ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 101

Index of lessons

Lesson 101

Odyssey passage exercise

#206 καὶ τοτ' ἐγὼ Κύκλωπα προσηύδων ἄγχι παραστάς,
#207 κισσύβιον μετὰ χερσὶν ἔχων μέλανος οἴνοιο·
#208 "Κύκλωψ, τῆ, πίε οἶνον, ἐπεὶ φάγες ἀνδρόμεα κρέα,
#209 ὄφρ' εἰδῇς, oἷόν τι ποτὸν τόδε νηῦς ἐκεκεύθει
#210 ἡμετέρη· σοι δ' αὖ λοιβὴν φέρον, εἴ μ´ ἐλεήσας
#211 οἴκαδε πέμψειας· σύ δὲ μαίνεαι οὐκέτ' ἀνεκτῶς.
#212 σχέτλιε, πῶς κέν τίς σε καὶ ὕστερον ἄλλος ἵκοιτο
#213 ἀνθρώπων πολέων; ἐπεὶ οὐ κατὰ ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 100

Index of lessons

Lesson 100

Odyssey passage exercise:

#197 ἑσπέριος δ´ ἦλθεν καλλίτριχα μῆλα νομεύων·
#198 αὐτίκα δ´ εἰς εὐρὺ σπέος ἤλασε πίονα μῆλα,
#199 πάντα μάλ´, οὐδέ τι λεῖπε βαθείης ἔντοθεν αὐλῆς,
#200 ἤ τι ὀϊσάμενος, ἤ καὶ θεὸς ὣς ἐκέλευσεν.
#201 αὐτὰρ ἔπειτ´ ἐπέθηκε θυρεὸν μέγαν ὑψόσ´ ἀείρας·
#202 ἐζόμενος δ´ ἤμελγεν ὄϊς καὶ μηκάδας αἶγας,
#203 πάντα κατὰ μοῖραν, καὶ ὑπ´ ἔμβρυον ἧκεν ἑκάστῃ
#204 αὐτὰρ ἐπεὶ δὴ σπεῦσε πονησάμενος τὰ ὰ ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 99

Index of lessons

Lesson 99

Odyssey passage exercise

#188 οἱ δ´ ὁμαλὸν ποίησαν· ἐγὼ δ´ ἐθόωσα παραστὰς
#189 ἄκρον, ἄφαρ δὲ λάβων ἐπυράκτεον ἐν πυρὶ κηλέῳ.
#190 καὶ τὸ μεν εὖ κατέθηκα κατακρύψας ὑπὸ κόπρῳ,
#191 ἥ ῥα κατὰ σπείους κέκυτο μεγάλ´ ἤλιθα πολλή·
#192 αὐτὰρ τοὺς ἄλλους κλήρῳ πεπαλέσθαι ἄνωγον
#193 ὅς τις τολμήσειεν ἐμοὶ σὺν μοχλὸν ἀείρας
#194 τρῖψαι ἐν ὀφθαλμῷ ὅτε τὸν γλυκὺς ὕπνος ἱκάνοι.
#195 οἱ δ´ ἔλαχον, τοὺς ἄν κε ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 98

Index of lessons

Lesson 98

Odyssey passage exercise:

#179 ἥδε δὲ μοι κατὰ θυμὸν ἀρίστη φαίνετο βουλή·
#180 Κύκλωπος γὰρ ἔκειτο μέγα ῥόπαλον παρὰ σηκῷ,
#181 χλωρὸν ἐλαΐνεον· τὸ μὲν ἔκταμεν, ὄφρα φοροίη
#182 αὐανθέν. τὸ μὲν ἄμμες εΐσκομεν εἰσορὸωντες
#183 ὅσσον θ´ ἱστὸν νηὸς ἐεικοσόροιο μελαίνης,
#184 φότριδος εὐρείης, ἥ τ´ ἐκπεράᾳ μέγα λαῖτμα·
#185 τόσσον ἔην μῆκος, τόσσον τάχος εἰσοράασθαι.
#186 τοῦ μὲν ὅσον τ´ ὄργυιαν ἐγὼν ἀπέκοψα παραστὰς
#187 καὶ παρέθηχ´ ἑτάροισιν, ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 97

Index of lessons

Lesson 97

Odyssey passage exercise

Corrigendum: in line #172, "δὴ" should read "δ´".

#168 ἤμος δ´ ἠριγένεια φάνη ῥοδοδάκτυλος Ἠώς,
#169 καὶ τότε πῦρ ἀνέκαιε καὶ ἤμελγε κλυτὰ μῆλα,
#170 πάντα κατὰ μοῖραν, καὶ ὑπ´ ἔμβρυον ἧκεν ἑκάστῃ.
#171 αὐτὰρ ἐπεὶ δὴ σπεῦσε πονησάμενος τὰ ἃ ἔργα,
#172 σὺν δ´ ὅ γε δ´ αὖτε δύω μάρψας ὁπλίσσατο δεῖπνον.
#173 δειπνήσας δ´ ἄντρου ἐξήλασε πίονα μῆλα,
#174 ῥηϊδίως ἀφελὼν θυρεὸν μέγαν· αὐτὰρ ἔπειτα ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 96

Index of lessons

Lesson 96 (review)

Α.

1. may they reach: aor. = ἱκοίατο / ἱκοίντο
2. νηλέας = pitiless: acc. pl. masc./fem.
3. boundary: dat. pl = πείρασι
4. ὅπλισσον = 2nd. sg. aor. impt. act.
5. city: acc. pl. = πολιάς
6. αἰπειῇσι = steep, utter: dat. pl. fem.
7. we shall touch = ἐπιμασσόμεθα
8. ἆσσον = near, close
9. to respect: aor. = αἰδέσασθαι
10. whenever we can: aor. = ὅτε ...
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My answers to Schoder & Horrigan course, Lesson 95

Index of lessons

Hello everybody,

I would like to share in this thread my answers to the exercises of the third edition of A Reading Course in Homeric Greek by Schoder & Horrigan revised by Leslie Collins Edwards (http://www.amazon.com/Reading-Course-Ho ... 1585101753). As far as I know, there isn't an official answer key to this edition, and the only answer key available on the Internet have been stagnant for the ...
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new edition of Clyde Pharr's "Homeric Greek"

THe University of Oklahoma Press published a new revised edition of Pharr's book on Homeric Greek in 2012. It has been revised by Paula Debnar, who teaches at Mt. Holyoke. The first many lessons have been rewritten, to have more full explanation of grammar, the announcement reports, and the print and the Greek font is easier to read, a little larger, is what I read.

Has anyone used this new edition? How did you like ...
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Getting started with Greek -- general advice

I'm flirting with the idea of getting started with Homeric Greek.

I have good knowledge of modern Russian and a smattering of Latin that still sort of works for simple tasks. So case and participles and some syntax that's rather unlike English are okay with me, not too scary.

However, I kind of have no idea how to get started, or what a reasonable course of self-study would be. I'd like to read Homer (and ...
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