All the content from the JACT Reading Greek Grammar and Vocabulary books in the order it is introduced. Why ‘hardcore’? Well There is strict typing requiring. Vocabulary from the Reading Greek Text and the follow-up JACT volumes, “A World of Heroes” and “The Intellectual Revolution.” Verbs are listed with principal . The JACT Reading Greek Course has just released its second edition, and, if you are going to be doing a self-study program, and do not mind.

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An actually well thought out reading course in Latin.

I’ve lost hours of my life looking up words in the back of the book during translations. The Athenaze Italian edition books sound like they would be useful to me for reading, as in any case I am getting my grammar from Mastronarde. It’s done wonders for my progress compared with my stints at traditional grammars. Why does every story of about lines have vocab entries next to it?? Also, I have another question. Any vocabulary can be easily found in the small LSJ, so I have no problems there. However things weren’t helped by the pace at which our teacher raced through the chapters and the non-sensical difficulty curve of the book.

Neither of these, however, follows the same intuitive method of Lingua Latina, but they do get you reading Greek from the start. Information Seller Matt Neuburg. Description Learning Ancient Greek? It’s a set of nearly virtual flashcards, representing the entire vocabulary to be memorized as you go through the textbook. I came into second year Attic with shaky Greek.

I think that have more than enough reading material for the moment, and perhaps I can think of such an expenditure s after I have finished Thrasymachus and Greek Through Reading. Kudos to Matt Neuburg for a great app that eases learning a classical language, helping to bridge the ancient world with the modern. Jach I cannot be more specific, it is a bit too early to tell.


JACT Reading Greek Vocabulary – Memrise

As you get further through the text, start re-reading earlier passages. Or, look up any word in alphabetical order. My Greek improved exponentially from studying it: Yes, it is stupid to arrange vocabulary by alphabetical order and then list things with articles. The preface refers to the CD so it can’t be far off. They didn’t want to erading you useful vocabulary and build on it Imagine you indexed things with “the” at the start all together.

Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. Want to add to the discussion? You can’t learn a language without learning vocabulary and that requires either wearing out the pages of a dictionary or memorization.


However, we certainly welcome discussions of ancient Greek culture, history, and mythology, and posts may involve every dialect of ancient Greek. It seems calculated to make looking up words more of a pain that it would otherwise be.

This is a very handy app to master the vocabulary for these text. I had mono during one of the semesters, and though I made it through ok, I didn’t have it down firmly. Compatibility Requires iOS Coulior du Vice wrote: An Intensive Course” on the side of “Reading Greek,” or is it fine by itself?

This would help the student learn the class to which the noun belongs as well as its meaning. Even if you master the “core” vocabulary, you’re faced with still looking up entry after entry after entry to slog through the stories they give.


As ever, most of the reason for my failure readimg sheer laziness. Quod cuique temporis ad vivendum datur, eo debet esse contentus. Board index Greek Learning Greek. Easy to use and accurate. I was supposed to be reading Xenophon – a good place to start, by the way, with straightforward Attic syntax, and a good learning readong – but I’d come into second year Attic with some problems, namely: Well it’s always in the last place you look.

I think they should have laid it out with ‘running vocabulary’, where vocab items appear roughly in the order, and depending on page layout aligned with, they appear in the text.

Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. I’ve emailed JACT about something similar.

Thanks for doing this! I’ve edited this post at least twice so far.

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I studied Attic Greek some years ago through a grammar-translation method, and while I’ve been able to read real classic texts and the NT as long as I have a vocab vreek nearby, I wanted to have a refresher course in the fundamentals and to build up my core vocabulary through graded readings and flashcards. I heartily recommend this book.

Excellent way to learn and drill ancient Greek vocab.

I’d be nice to translate the Italian into English or maybe Latin? Flat Style by Ian Bradley. Submit a new link.

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