C. W. Shelmerdine, Introduction to Greek. Second edition. Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing, Pp. xiv, ISBN Introduction to Greek by Cynthia W. Shelmerdine, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Introduction to Greek has 20 ratings and 2 reviews. Introduction to Greek, Second Edition is an introductory text to Classical Greek. It is designed for.

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Unfortunately, I have found with my own teaching of undergraduates that this is often not the case, and that students benefit from a quick review of basic terminology.

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Austin Lefebvre is currently reading it Jan 05, The focus of the text is on grammar, motivated in part by short, only slightly altered iintroduction drawn chiefly from the works of Xenophon and Herodotus.

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In the case of Shelmerdine a complete list of errata is given on her publisher’s website and I feel that it is necessary to mention only one error, which is quite serious and likely to be a source of confusion to students. This attention to detail is seen throughout the book, with plenty of hints for learning, supplementary information, such as a discussion about the three obsolete Greek consonants, and mini iintroduction at the end of each chapter covering themes as diverse as Greek colours, street signs, and Socrates.


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The whelmerdine of material covered in each book requires that the teacher and students move at a fairly rapid pace, but the workload is coverable in the time allotted. Preview — Introduction to Greek by Cynthia W. Review quote Shelmerdine’s book is extremely well laid-out with clear tables and large, easy-to-read text.

Catherine is currently shelmwrdine it Dec 22, An Introduction to Ancient Greek 2 vols. In Julie Hruby; Debra Trusty. Her foremost contributions have been to Late Helladic pottery, and the textual and epigraphical study of Linear B. Shelmerdine’s book is extremely well laid-out with clear tables and large, easy-to-read text.

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The focus of the text is on grammar with slightly altered readings drawn chiefly from the works of Xenophon and Herodotus. Alex rated it really liked it Dec 22, Both texts have previously received individual attention on BMCR: Jessica Harmon rated introduvtion liked it Nov 16, Also, Shelmerdine seems to assume that the student is familiar with basic grammatical terms such as noun and adjective.

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Books Available for Review. James Violand added it Dec 25, The first edition of Shelmerdine’s book was based on L.

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By using this site, you agree to shelmerdinr Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Rebecca Erlewein marked it as to-read Jan 05, Comment on this review in the BMCR blog. Neither text is designed to be used by a student studying alone, but rather for use in a classroom situation under the guidance of an experienced teacher. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. In contrast, the text in Luschnig is small and appears rather crowded.