Greek and Latin in English Today

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Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Jan 1, 1990 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 250 pages
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Help students build their vocabulary as well as their knowledge of history and culture. This book has already been successfully tested with hundreds of students in classrooms at several major universities.

-- The General Introduction provides students with an essay on European Linguistics and the Greek Alphabet.

-- The book will also teach students the Greek Alphabet and how to transliterate Greek into comprehensible English.

-- User friendly, this textbook will help students appreciate the ancient languages.

This volume also teaches the basic Latin and Greek vocabularies

 

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Contents

Introduction Our Language Family
1
DERIVATIVES FROM GREEK 1 The Greek Alphabet and Transliteration
13
First Declension Feminine Nouns
26
Second Declension Masculine Nouns
35
Second Declension Neuter Nouns
39
Third Declension Nouns
43
Adjectives
48
Colors and Numbers
55
First Declension Feminine Nouns
83
Second Declension Masculine Nouns
91
Second Declension Neuter Nouns
96
Third Declension Nouns
104
Third Declension Nouns cont Fourth and Fifth Declension Nouns
111
Adjectives
119
Comparatives Colors and Numbers
128
Prefixes and Adverbs
138

Prefixes
59
Verbs
63
General Vocabulary Greek
73
DERIVATIVES FROM LATIN 10 Introduction to Latin
77
Infinitives Perfect Passive Participles
147
Present Active Participles and Gerundives
153
General VocabularyLatin
163
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