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by Paul
Sun Jul 20, 2003 12:01 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: I am studying....
Replies: 27
Views: 18260

Re:I am studying....

Greek, seulement.<br /><br />Did Attic Greek many years ago as an undergrad. These daze it's Homer and the tragedians, on my own.<br /><br />-Paul<br /><br />
by Paul
Wed Jul 16, 2003 3:51 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Questions about Hansen/Quinn exercises
Replies: 5
Views: 6712

Re:Questions about Hansen/Quinn exercises

Hi All,<br /><br />I've been researching the so-called 'double accusative' and the not quite ripe fruits of this labor are:<br /><br />a. uses of the accusative are often viewed from the perspectives of the 'object effected' (internal or cognate accusative) and 'object affected' (or external accusat...
by Paul
Wed Jun 25, 2003 12:38 am
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: English to Attic Greek Dictionary
Replies: 12
Views: 8593

Re:English to Attic Greek Dictionary

Hi Jeff,<br /><br />Early in the post you mentioned the difficulty of using a lexicon like Liddel & Scott in mere image format, that is,<br />without any OCR text processing. You also mentioned that you sometimes do post targeted lexicons and vocab lists.<br /><br />This speaks to two of my present ...
by Paul
Fri Jun 20, 2003 9:31 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Classical Greek Optical Character Recognition
Replies: 3
Views: 3073

Classical Greek Optical Character Recognition

Hi All,<br /><br />Is anyone aware of OCR software capable of processing <br />scanned ancient Greek and generating unicode output?<br /><br />Thanks.<br /><br />Cordially,<br /><br />Paul
by Paul
Tue Jun 17, 2003 1:24 am
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Homeric Greek: A Book for Beginners (Pharr)
Replies: 3
Views: 7984

Re:Homeric Greek: A Book for Beginners (Pharr)

Hi Noah,<br /><br />I am just now finishing it and I strongly recommend it.<br /><br />I should point out that I came to the book not entirely Greek-less. But my background was in Attic Greek and it was rusty.<br /><br />As William rightly states, someone with a strong Latin background won't be daun...
by Paul
Sun Jun 15, 2003 5:28 pm
Forum: Learning Greek
Topic: Book recommendation please
Replies: 5
Views: 5854

Re:Book recommendation please

Hi,<br /><br />I quite agree with William's recommendation of Clyde Pharr. <br /><br />I am just now finishing it - along with the first book of the<br />Iliad.<br /><br />Much learned, much fun!<br /><br />Cordially,<br /><br />Paul