Classical Studies
GRE 4-101-2003

Links for Beginning-Intermediate Ancient Greek

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Greek Proverb of the Day:

On-Line Exercises

Ariadne: Resources for Athenaze

Classical Greek pronunciation and accentuation (Donald Mastronarde) features a pronunciation guide, pronunciation exercises, accentuation tutorial and accentuation practice, plus lots of audio files so that you can hear classical Greek

Athenaze Companion Website (Oxford UP)

Athenaze Supplementary Exercises (James Johnson, Austin College)

Ketos is designed to accompany the textbook Athenaze: an Introduction to Ancient Greek. Exercises come in two formats (flashcard and multiple choice) and focus on building various competencies (vocabulary, morphology, syntax, and translation). 

Athenaze Greek Exercises (University of Victoria)

Athenaze Exercises for the 2nd ed. (Abney) includes matching, gap-fills, word webs, and flash cards

Greek Course Athenaze: Study Aids

Guide to English Grammar, plus exercises (Charles Darling). Focus on the word and sentence level category.

Greek Language and Vocabulary

Typing Greek using Antioch (Antioch is PC compatible software written in unicode that allows you to toggle between Greek and Roman characters, plus add accents and breathing marks)

Greek Core Vocabulary contains the top 500 words in Greek, comprising 65% of all the vocabulary you will encounter in a Greek text (Dickinson College Commentaries)

Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek Lexicon ("Great Scott"). Searchable lexicon from the Perseus project.

Woodhouse, English-Greek Dictionary, scanned in, page by page, with a search function (University of Chicago)

Lexilogos: ancient Greek dictionaries

Greek Help at LSU, geared for beginning and intermediate students, contains core vocabulary lists (including the 50% and 80% lists), grammar aids, and supplementary readings

Helma Dik's Nifty Greek Handouts has complete noun and verb paradigm charts, help on accents, uses of the subjunctive and optative, and a 90% list of Greek vocabulary

Marilyn Katz's Greek pages

Ancient Greek Language on the Web: A Critical Survey of Websites (Marc Huys and Toon Van Hal)

The ancient Greek world

The Ancient Greek World, an exhibition from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Includes sections on land and time, daily life, economy, and religion and death.

Ancient City of Athens, images and information about the monuments of Athens.

Ancient Olympic Games (Perseus)

Chronology of Ancient Greece (

Cultural Map of Hellas, a site sponsored by the Greek Ministry of Culture that links to museums and sites in Greece.

Diotima: Materials for the Study of Women and Gender in the Ancient World

Dr. J's Illustrated Sites of Greece. A collection of illustrated archaeological sites and other places of interest.

Internet Ancient History Sourcebook: Greece. Links to texts and images sorted by historical periods, events, and cultural categories.

Thomas R. Martin, An Overview of Classical Greek History from Homer to Alexander

Perseus Project, an evolving digital library on ancient Greece. Images, texts, maps, essays, on-line Greek-English lexicon, plus much more. Great site for students of Greek art, archaeology, history, literature, and language. Mirror sites: Berlin, Chicago

Roundup of Resources on Ancient Geography (Ancient World Online)

Skenotheke: Images of the Ancient Stage

Women's Life in Greece and Rome. The source book by Lefkowitz and Fant on-line.

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Greek Resources (NCLG)



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Professor John Gruber-Miller
CLA 4-101-2003
Beginning Ancient Greek I

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