Introduction to Attic Greek, Paperback Book


Thoroughly revised and expanded, Introduction to Attic Greek, 2nd Edition gives student and instructors the most comprehensive and accessible presentation of ancient Greek available. The text features: full exposure to the grammar and morphology that students will encounter in actual texts; self-contained instructional chapters, with challenging, carefully tailored exercises; progressively more complex chapters to build the student's knowledge of declensions, tenses, and constructions by alternating emphasis on morphology and syntax; readings based on actual texts and include unadapted passages from Xenophon, Lysias, Plato, Aristophanes, and Thucydides; concise introduction to the history of the Greek language; composite list of verbs with principal parts, and an appendix of all paradigms; and, Greek-English and English-Greek glossaries.

Additional Resources: Robust online supplements for teaching and learning available at; and, Answer Key to exercises also available from UC Press (9780520275744).


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 512 pages
  • Publisher: University of California Press
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  • Category: Grammar, syntax
  • ISBN: 9780520275713

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