English may be the biggest obstacle to learning Greek! Greek textbooks use jargon such as qnoun, q qverb, q qmorphology, q and qsyntax, q which sometimes sounds foreign. Many of us may remember them from grade school, but the memories may now be foggy from time and disuse. This book is written for hazy memories of English that need a brush up before learning Greek. Different than other aids to learning Greek, Brushing Up English to Learn Greek introduces verbal aspect to beginning students. English emphasizes the time of an action but Greek emphasizes the point of view--or aspect--of an action. This book helps students build a bridge of understanding between the different thought worlds of English and Greek.English grammar can be the biggest obstacle to learning greek. ... Many of us may remember these from grade school but the memories may have become foggy from time and disuse. ... My suggestion is to completely but quickly read the chapter and get to working exercises at the end of each chapter. as ... Make sure you understand the answeratalk to a classmate or the instructor if you have questions.
|Title||:||Brushing Up English to Learn Greek|
|Author||:||Peter S. Perry|
|Publisher||:||Wipf and Stock Publishers - 2014-12-17|