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by Rvdalex
Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Republic 2.377a
Replies: 8
Views: 712

Re: Republic 2.377a

Thank you so much!

Lucid and insightful.
by Rvdalex
Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Republic 2.377a
Replies: 8
Views: 712

Republic 2.377a

Hi Everyone I believe there was a discussion of a part of this passage a while back, but I can't seem to find it. I have a few questions about a short line from this passage that I wanted to get some feedback on. The relevant passage: οὐ μανθάνεις, ἦν δ᾽ ἐγώ, ὅτι πρῶτον τοῖς παιδίοις μύθους λέγομεν;...
by Rvdalex
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: The Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek
Replies: 29
Views: 6365

Re: The Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek

I was trying to respond directly to Paul, but I just have a quick question. Is the book about the Greek verb by Rijksbaron called The Syntax and Semantics of the Verb in Classical Greek?
by Rvdalex
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: τίς οὖν ἡ παιδεία;
Replies: 5
Views: 751

Re: τίς οὖν ἡ παιδεία;

Actually I think you gave a pretty good literal translation. Sometimes the literal comes out with funny English, and it just needs some polish.
by Rvdalex
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:42 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 1
Views: 244

Greetings!

Hi Everybody My name is Alex, and I have just stumbled upon this site after wandering in the proverbial desert. Currently I am a fifth grade English teacher who probably should have been a classicist. I have had a deep interest in antiquity since college and periodically attempt to keep up with my G...
by Rvdalex
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: After Mastronarde
Replies: 15
Views: 1968

Re: After Mastronarde

Hi there I’m both glad and impressed that you worked through Mastronarde. I used that book when I learned, and it was my good fortune to take a Euripides class with Mastronarde himself once upon a time. After finishing, I would start with some easier writers to build some confidence and get a feel f...