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by Diachronix
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: First 100 lines of the Iliad
Replies: 22
Views: 11244

Re: First 100 lines of the Iliad

There's a complete edition of the Odyssey in progress over on librivox, by the way, read by a woman with modern Greek pronunciation. She's done some other recordings, and similarly librivox has seven books of Thucydides read in the modern pronunciation. I know there's some debate here on whether th...
by Diachronix
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Koine and Biblical and Medieval Greek
Topic: Modern Greek Translations of the Bible/New Testament
Replies: 6
Views: 1760

Re: Modern Greek Translations of the Bible/New Testament

Thank you so much to Pneumaticus for posting this link: https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=suRUAAAAcAAJ&hl=en&pg=GBS.PA96 I'm certain that translation linked there is Seraphim of Mytilene's 1703 translation, since it was edited by August Hermann Francke (1663-1727), who was 40 at that time and ...
by Diachronix
Sun May 12, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Beginner greek principle parts.
Replies: 4
Views: 788

Re: Beginner greek principle parts.

I have a Memrise course on Principal Parts of Ancient Greek Verbs: https://www.memrise.com/course/1614088/principal-parts-of-ancient-greek-verbs/ I created it using a number of appendices from various textbooks and reference material. I found that many tables omit certain forms that are not widely a...
by Diachronix
Wed May 01, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Ancient Greek for Duolingo
Replies: 2
Views: 724

Re: Ancient Greek for Duolingo

Thank you! I've been reading through this thread to assess your project, which I'd love to help with if I can contribute. It looks like an ambitious task that you've stuck with for 8 (?) years! Per the updates from January of this year, it seems like a lot (if not most) of the work has been done alr...
by Diachronix
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Ancient Greek for Duolingo
Replies: 2
Views: 724

Ancient Greek for Duolingo

Hi everyone! This is my first post to this forum. It looks like a lot of fun! :D I sure wish I would have discovered this forum when I first started studying Ancient Greek (about 5 years ago). I've previously been active on Quora and Reddit, where I slowly transitioned from mostly asking questions t...