Learn to Read Greek in 5 Days teaches each letter of the Greek alphabet in a systematic way while providing enough practice to ensure the student learns the entire alphabet in only 5 days or less.
Author: Gabriel Rosenstock
Publisher: Hippocrene Books
This popular introduction to the Irish language is now accompanied by an audio CD. Irish, also known as Irish Gaelic or Gaelige, is spoken today by approximately one million people world-wide. It is also the basis of the Irish literary tradition, which is the oldest in Europe after Greek and Latin. This valuable guide, ideal for both individual and classroom use, teaches the basics of Irish grammar and vocabulary in 10 easy-to-follow lessons. The audio CD feature complements the dialogue and grammar sections of the lesson, aiding the reader in understanding the language as spoken.
Author: Alison Kakoura, Karen Rich
Ten easy-to-follow units form the short Greek course for absolute beginners. Designed for adults learning at home or in a class, the Talk courses are suitable for those wanting to learn either for work purposes or leisure. The book may be used in conjunction with cassettes from the same series.
Teach Yourself takes the pain out of picking up the Greek language Get Started in Greek requires no prior experience in the language and gives you the opportunity to study at a reasonable, steady pace. This course makes the process nearly painless--it is written in a friendly and supportive tone, and the structure offers you plenty of opportunities for self-practice. You are in control of your learning experience, so you never feel overwhelmed or rushed. This practical course introduces the new language without inundating you and includes dialogues and exercises, a helpful pronunciation section, manageable lists of practical vocabulary, a glossary of grammar terms, and more. Features: Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author’s many years of experience Tests in the book to keep track of your progress
Author: Cortina Institute of Languages, Cortina Language Institute Staff
Includes: -Guide to pronunciation: simple phonetics based on English spelling -20 conversational lessons: useful vocabularies; interesting conversations with pronunciation and helpful footnotes -Cultural information: panorama of Russian life and literature -Complete reference grammar: clear explanations of rules of grammar and structure of the language -Bilingual dictionary: all useful words you need to know Special offer: -High quality sound -Compact and portable -Useful conversations -Easy to use -At home, in your car, or wherever you go
Greek for Beginners
Author: Longworth Allen Wilding
Publisher: Gerald Duckworth
Author: Donald Fairbairn
Publisher: CUA Press
Understanding Language includes major sections on the noun and verb systems of the classical languages.
A quirky insight into how to live like an Ancient Greek – in twenty-five easy stages. • Sapphire/Band 16 books books offer longer reads to develop children's sustained engagement with texts and are more complex syntactically. • Text type: An information book. • Curriculum links: History: Who were the Ancient Greeks; How do we use Ancient Greek ideas today? • This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader
Author: Paul Noble
Pick up the essentials of the Spanish language with this easy-to-use program.
This is a course for those who wish to read Homer in the original tongue but know no Greek, or are only just beginning to work through a course in Classical Greek and wish to read Homer from a very early stage. It assumes no previous knowledge of Greek. It begins with the Greek alphabet and explains fully each new word and grammatical point, guiding the reader to translate a key book of the Odyssey (Book V: the beginning of Odysseus’s journey home from Calypso’s isle) and the appreciate at first hand the beauty of this ancient formulaic poetry. The first six sections of the book deal with the fundamental elements of grammar that are a necessary preliminary to study. From the seventh section onwards the course proceeds through the Odyssey, with grammatical explanations and exercises. This edition is carefully structured in 25 sections and is suitable for independent study or for those beginning classical Greek studies. It has comprehensive notes, and includes a reference grammar and a word list. It provides an introduction not only to the Greek language but also to one of the great classics of world literature.
" ?Complete Greek is a comprehensive book and audio language course that takes you from beginner to intermediate level. In this pack you?ll get a 384-page book and two MP3 CD-ROMs of audio learning material (160 minutes). You can download the MP3 audio files on these discs from your computer to your MP3 player of the play the discs in an MP3-compatible CD player. The new edition of this successful course has been fully revised and is packed with new learning features to give you the language, practice and skills to communicate with confidence. - Maps from A1 to B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages - 15 learning units plus grammar reference and word glossary - Discovery Method - figure out rules and patterns to make the language stick - Teaches the key skills - reading, writing, listening and speaking - Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner - Culture notes - learn about the people and places of Greece - Outcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aims - Authentic listening activities - everyday conversations give you a flavour of real spoken Greek - Test Yourself - see and track your own progress Also available: Get Started in Beginner?s Greek (ISBN 9781444101621). Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.? "
The Rough Guide to Crete
Author: Geoff Garvey, John Fisher
The Rough Guide to Crete is the essential travel companion to the largest and most diverse of the Greek islands with detailed coverage of all the top attractions. From the bustling modern city of Iráklion to the laid-back beaches of Paleohóra, discover Crete’s highlights inspired by dozens of photos. Rely on practical advice on travelling around the island and up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops, restaurants and resorts for all budgets. The Rough Guide to Crete includes insider guidance on a host of local activities including wine-tasting in rustic villages, where to find the best Venetian fortifications and exploring the fertile valleys and breathtaking Samariá and Ímbros gorges. You'll find sections on the mountainous regions and coastal areas as well as a handy language section. Explore every corner of this captivating island with clear maps and expert background on everything from the country's distinctive traditions, music and wildlife to its long heritage as the seat of European civilisation. Make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Crete.
Greek in a Click
Author: Emmanuela Pantelireis
Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited
Greek In One Click is a unique interactive language learning package. Whether you choose to follow the course through the book & CD, on the DVD or by joining the Click online community, you'll cover such useful topics as meeting people, at the hotel, out for dinner, a bit of culture and far more besides.