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Author Morwood, James.

Title The Oxford grammar of classical Greek / James Morwood.

Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001.

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Description xvi, 270 pages ; 20 cm
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Note Includes index.
Summary This text gives clear, concise and easily understood explanations of all the key points of Ancient Greek grammar. Features such as study tips and a glossary ensure students have all the support they need to help their language learning.
Language In English and Greek.
Contents The Greek alphabet and its pronunciation 1 -- The history of the pronunciation of Greek 7 -- Reference Grammar -- Nouns, adjectives and pronouns 10 -- Number and gender 10 -- Cases 10 -- The definite article 24 -- Nouns 25 -- Adjectives 32 -- Adverbs 45 -- Pronouns 46 -- Correlatives 51 -- Numerals 53 -- Prepositions 56 -- Verbs 60 -- Verbs in [omega] 62 -- Verbs with a 2nd aorist 69 -- Root aorists 71 -- Contracted verbs 73 -- Verbs in [mu iota] 80 -- Irregular verbs 93 -- Top 101 irregular verbs 98 -- More principal parts 110 -- The definite article 122 -- Relative clauses 127 -- Time, place and space 131 -- Participles 136 -- Pronouns 144 -- Sequence of tenses and moods 152 -- Indirect statement 154 -- Subordinate clauses in indirect statement 159 -- Direct and indirect questions 161 -- Commands, exhortations and wishes 168 -- Indirect commands 170 -- Because 172 -- Purpose clauses 174 -- Result clauses 177 -- [characters not reproducible] and [characters not reproducible] -- on condition that 179 -- Verbs of fearing and precaution 180 -- Conditional sentences 183 -- Conditional sentences in indirect statement 188 -- Impersonal verbs 190 -- The gerundive 193 -- Indefinite clauses 195 -- Time clauses 197 -- [characters not reproducible] 199 -- Verbs of preventing, hindering and denying 201 -- The negatives 204 -- Particles 207 -- [characters not reproducible] -- words easily confused 214 -- Accents 222 -- Dialect 227 -- Homeric dialect 227 -- Herodotus' Ionic dialect 228 -- New Testament Greek 229 -- The dual 232 -- Greek -- English 241 -- English -- Greek 255.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Greek language -- Grammar.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
ISBN 0198604564
9780198604563
0195218515 (pbk. ed.)
9780195218510 (pbk. ed.)
0198602774
9780198602774

 
    
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