Does a Greek irregular verb tester exist?

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Does a Greek irregular verb tester exist?

Post by Johannes_Vigorniae » Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:00 pm

Χαἰ?ετε, ὠ Τεξτκἰτιοι! I'm trying - after a break of a couple of years - to get my Greek going again. But I'm having great difficulty with remembering those δεινο?ς irregular verbs... Has anyone written software to test irregular verbs? I use the Eton Greek Project software for morphology practice, but irregular verbs are getting me down a bit :( Can anyone help?

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Post by modus.irrealis » Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:36 pm

I'm not sure this is exactly what you're looking for, but you might want to check out some of the verb practice drills at http://socrates.berkeley.edu/~ancgreek/ ... start.html.

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Post by swiftnicholas » Tue Jul 10, 2007 7:09 pm

For an offline resource, a standard grammar like Goodwin or Smyth has a list of the most important irregular verbs and their principle parts. You could access it from the Textkit archives and print off the relevant pages, and even make your own flash cards if you are so inclined. Just a thought, N.

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Greek verbs software

Post by kallistos » Sun Jul 29, 2007 6:28 pm

I would try Kalós, a free verb conjugator software

http://kalos-software.com

Which does both canonical-to-conjugated (inflection) and conjugated-to-canonical (morphological analysis).

It is the best software there is, for what you are looking for

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Post by perispomenon » Sun Jul 29, 2007 6:51 pm

Johannes_Vigorniae wrote:Well, the principle parts tester is close: something that throws principle parts and/or conjugated forms at the user to aid recognition was what I was looking for. Nothing available offline, I suppose?
Sure it is available offline: I bought a CD version of the site years ago. Check the home page. Ordering info is right there.

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Post by Helma » Sun Jul 29, 2007 6:59 pm

You should try Mastronarde's site again, and go to the Verb Drills. Irregular verbs will pop up from the beginning (unlike in some textbooks), and you'll get a lot of verbs thrown at you. the Mastronarde website is also available on CD.
If you feel like you have dealt with all that site can throw at you, try www.gottwein.de for some pretty intense morphology pages.
After that - well, when you open any text at random, you'll see lots of verbs with irregular principal parts (note the spelling:-))..

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