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by ltaylor
Mon Oct 10, 2011 7:52 am
Forum: Greek Textbooks and Study Groups
Topic: Distinguishing gender in A-Declension
Replies: 2
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Distinguishing gender in A-Declension

Hi, I am stuck in the A-Declension for feminine nouns. Any help would be appreciated! I felt like I was on roll in the A-Declension for feminine nouns! But then I got to this point: "The gender of a noun is indicated by placing it after the corresponding form of the definite article, as αγορα, ας, η...
by ltaylor
Mon Oct 10, 2011 5:52 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Determining the Syllables
Replies: 4
Views: 3369

Re: Determining the Syllables

I'm just now seeing this. Thanks!
by ltaylor
Mon Feb 07, 2011 4:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)
Replies: 625
Views: 234573

Re: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)

Hi! I'm pretty new to this forum. I've visited the site numerous times, though. I'm trying to teach myself Ancient Greek because I would love to read the Bible and other ancient texts in Greek. I also would love to move to learning Modern Greek in the future as well. From what I can tell so far it's...
by ltaylor
Mon Feb 07, 2011 4:32 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Determining the Syllables
Replies: 4
Views: 3369

Determining the Syllables

One of the difficulties I have had while trying to learn the accents is how to know the syllables so that the accents are placed correctly. Is there any kind of rule for determining what the syllables are in a word (other than "sound it out")? Books like White's are pretty simple with the hyphen, bu...