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by Paul-Nitz
August 19th, 2018, 1:11 pm
Forum: Greek Texts
Topic: Photius' Library, 17th cent. Type Script
Replies: 10
Views: 216

Re: Photius' Library, 17th cent. Type Script

Learn to Write the Medieval Greek Minuscule Script
By Joshua Rudder
http://www.nativlang.com/?books=7#h14
by Paul-Nitz
August 19th, 2018, 12:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hoping for real reading proficiency
Replies: 19
Views: 515

Re: Hoping for real reading proficiency

Seanmcguire wrote: I am fascinated by the approach of those with a background in classics. I would love some advice on achieving greater reading proficiency. I know the key to this is reading lots of Greek, but I have some questions about that. You’ve received some good advice here. I wonder what is...
by Paul-Nitz
May 7th, 2018, 2:30 pm
Forum: Learning Paradigms
Topic: Conjugation of μεταβαίνω: (particularly) Μετάβηθι
Replies: 2
Views: 466

Re: Conjugation of μεταβαίνω: (particularly) Μετάβηθι

Kalos Beautiful Greek Software is what I go to for things like this. Here you'll see the form βᾶθι... Either Kalos is wrong (as it is sometimes) or this is an older form of βῆθι.
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by Paul-Nitz
May 7th, 2018, 2:11 pm
Forum: Learning Paradigms
Topic: Complete paradigms for all GNT verbs?
Replies: 7
Views: 1369

Re: Complete paradigms for all GNT verbs?

RandallButh wrote:
February 27th, 2018, 5:12 am
"Greek Morphology, Verbs and Nouns for Koine Greek" at biblicallanguagecenter.com.
Highly recommended. Between this book and Kalos Beautiful Greek Software, I don't use anything else these days. Unfortunately, I cannot find Kalos just now and so can't give a link.
by Paul-Nitz
December 17th, 2017, 10:38 am
Forum: Syntax and Grammar
Topic: Dative case as the direct object?
Replies: 23
Views: 3098

Re: Dative case as the direct object?

What am I missing? You're not missing anything. I think you are simply taking those particular Greek verbs (the ones that match with the dative) on their own terms. But consider whether the idea about the more-or-less transitive sounding English glosses is helpful or more confounding. For me, I'd s...
by Paul-Nitz
November 23rd, 2017, 2:03 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introduction: Dave Burt
Replies: 5
Views: 724

Re: Introduction: Dave Burt --- DUFF

Dave Burt,

Please go to this forum and tell us about DUFF in the "Resources" section.
viewforum.php?f=14

Include that same link to the document you created for Duff (Graded Reader for Duff) and tell us what it is for.

Σαῦλος
by Paul-Nitz
August 30th, 2017, 10:03 am
Forum: Syntax and Grammar
Topic: ὄνομά μοι ... τὸ ὄνομά μου
Replies: 19
Views: 3426

Re: ὄνομά μοι ... τὸ ὄνομά μου

MAubrey wrote:
August 4th, 2017, 1:45 pm
The datives are predicative functioning at the level of the clause, while the genitives function within the NP.
Could someone explain Aubrey's comment to me?
by Paul-Nitz
August 30th, 2017, 10:00 am
Forum: Teaching Methods
Topic: Paul Nitz: Communicative Greek in Malawi
Replies: 23
Views: 6106

Re: Paul Nitz: Communicative Greek in Malawi

My apologies. I've been traveling. Here is a link to a shared folder (google) containing: Core Communicative Greek Vocabulary.xlsx : A list I chose out of Major's list and New Testament frequency lists. I added to that some essential communicative words. Note several tabs. Ancient Greek Phrasebook.x...
by Paul-Nitz
May 19th, 2017, 8:06 am
Forum: Composition based on ancient texts
Topic: You go first! After you!
Replies: 11
Views: 2165

Re: You go first! After you!

"Let me that I should follow you." Sounds like good Malawian English. Off topic, but I've been meaning to ask this. In Chichewa, the subjunctive is used in a volitive way (if that's the right term) is in all persons. I should go - ndipite (indicative ndipita). You should go - mupite (mupita). He sho...
by Paul-Nitz
May 18th, 2017, 11:42 am
Forum: Composition based on ancient texts
Topic: You go first! After you!
Replies: 11
Views: 2165

Re: You go first! After you!

ὀδήγησον με. ἀκολουθήσω σοι.
I'll let you decide if ἀκολουθήσω is Future Indicative or Aorist Subjunctive.