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Modern Greek reader

Anne Farmakides

Modern Greek reader

post-elementary and intermediate

by Anne Farmakides

  • 349 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek language, Modern -- Readers

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMcGill companions to modern Greek studies, series A -- 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA1059 F278 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1,237p.
    Number of Pages1237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19330654M

    Adeyemi's YA novel does a brilliant job of drawing from mythology, religion, and modern culture to create a new storytelling universe that feels both timeless and shockingly relevant. The novel’s core is the quest of a young woman to bring magic back to her home country of Orïsha, but, throughout the story, Adeyemi constructs so much more. Greek is a language distinguished by an extraordinarily rich vocabulary. The vast majority of Modern Greek vocabulary is directly inherited from ancient Greek, like άνθρωπος (anthropos - man) or θάλασσα (thalassa - sea). Words of foreign origin have entered the language mainly from Latin, Italian and Ottoman Turkish.

    Greek verb will be discussed in the following paragraphs. Active and Passive voice (morphology) The different forms the Greek verb can take may be divided into two main groups called voices, the active and the medio-passive voice. The active voice includes all forms of the verbs whose 1st person singular of the simple present ends in -ω, Size: KB.   The Classical Greek Reader marks an exciting departure from the traditional anthology approach to Greek literature and thought. By focusing not only on the big names but also on the less-familiar voices--the women, doctors, storytellers, herbalists, and romance writers--we are offered a glimpse of ancient Greece as we have rarely seen :

      I first came to Modern Greek after reading Seferis’ essay “Delphi” (Greek here), but since then have actually come to prefer paddling around in Greek literature’s less classical waters. Nevertheless, since I’m teaching ancient Greek mythology again this semester, the text I’m most excited about right now is Auguste Corteau’s Νεολληνική : Johanna Hanink. There are 24 letters in the greek alphabet; The greek alphabet has 5 vowel SOUNDS. Some of them look like letters from this alphabet, but they are not to be confused (lowercase "ni" looks like "v" but it is said like "n").


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The Routledge Modern Greek Reader has been specially designed for post-beginners to advanced learners of Greek. Written by an experienced instructor, this innovative reader offers both students and teachers of Modern Greek the pedagogical tools to utilise richly textured folktale material in a language class/5(9).

This book was a compelling read, despite it having been produced in the 60s and using the old tone system that I find annoying to read. The selection of classic Modern Greek authors and texts is still very good by today's standards, and the vocabulary annotations were usually on spot/5.

There are dialogue sections in Greek and English, and question sections for each reading. Included are over two thousand vocabulary words and a Greek to English and English to Greek dictionary.

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This book is a user-friendly grammar of Modern Greek. It aims to be a comprehensive navi- gator, which will help absolute beginners like you get inside the world of Modern Greek and explore it safely.

I guess that this world is hardly known to. Το π.Χ., ο βασιλιάς Δαρείος της Περσίας εισέβαλε στην Ελλάδα. Ενάντια σε Πέρσες, υπήρχαν Έλληνες υπό το βασιλιά Λεωνίδα της Σπάρτης.εισβάλλω: to invade (from εις + βάλλω, 'throw in').

Book Description. The Routledge Modern Greek Reader has been specially designed for post-beginners to advanced learners of Greek. Written by an experienced instructor, this innovative reader offers both students and teachers of Modern Greek the pedagogical tools to utilise richly textured folktale material in a language class.

These are high quality books and a must have for each Greek family. Your child can keep in touch with Greek language through exercises and small essays. Pick the right one according to his or her age. For younger ages try our bilingual (Greek and English) "my 1st book series".

They come with a reader, a workbook, and audio CD(s). Modern Greek reader. [Anne Farmakides] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Print book: Greek, Modern [ ] Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Greek language, Modern -- Readers. A complete Greek-English glossary and a list of all idiomatic expressions and colloquial phrases found in the folktales.

Suitable for both class use and independent study, The Routledge Modern Greek Reader is an essential tool for increasing language proficiency skills and enriching students' cultural : Taylor & Francis.

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More from this Author Books from this Series. A Manual of Modern Greek, I An Intermediate Course. Antonia Yétúndé Folárìn Schleicher. View details.Students of level >B1 can find original texts in Modern Greek. Just follow the links to «Κείμενα Νεοελληνικής λογοτεχνίας Α, Β, Γ, γυμνασίου, βιβλίο μαθητή» or to «Νεοελληνική Γλώσσα Α’,Β’, Γ’ γυμνασίου, βιβλίο μαθητή».