An Introduction to Greek (Dover Language Guides) by Henry Lamar Crosby,John Nevin Schaeffer PDF

By Henry Lamar Crosby,John Nevin Schaeffer

Generations of scholars have found the long-lasting pleasures of historical Greek with this vintage textual content. Supplemented by way of routines, readings, and evaluation classes, it provides concise yet thorough insurance of grammatical types and syntax. scholars strengthen from the easy basics of the alphabet and declensions to the complexities of conditional sentences, and so they collect a Greek vocabulary of greater than six hundred simple words.
Each bankruptcy starts off with a Greek motto, providing insights into classical attitudes and values. analyzing decisions comprise the works of Plato, Herodotus, and Homer in addition to excerpts from old playwrights and the recent testomony. greater than a hundred and twenty illustrations depict photographs of Greek tradition regarding archaeology, background, and literature. This finished creation additionally beneficial properties Greek-to-English and English-to-Greek glossaries, an entire grammatical appendix, and supplemental info on be aware formation and etymology.

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