Intro to Greek

(handout #2)

The Alphabet

Pronunciation Accents were invented around 250 BC, but not implemented in general use until the 6th c., AD. Much of out literature make occasional use, although not always the same way.

Noun inflection

Case endings: nomnitive (subject), genitive (of x, or x’s), dative (to, for, by means of x), accusative (object), vocative (hey, x!) Gender

Verb inflection

Person Tense Mood Participles