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by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 5:38 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
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Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

Preliminary exercise 4 (on F and G). αἱ καλαὶ οὐ μανθάνουσιν. // οὐ μανθάνουσιν αἱ καλαί. ἄγγελος ὁ ἐν τῇ οἰκίᾳ. // [with ἐστίν] ὁ ἐν τῇ οἰκίᾳ ἐστὶν ἄγγελος. αἱ μὴ καλαὶ οὐ μανθάνουσιν. // οὐ μανθάνουσιν αἱ μὴ καλαί. ἄγγελοι οἱ καλοί. // [with εἰσίν] οἱ καλοί εἰσιν ἄγγελοι. αἱ οὐ καλαὶ μανθάνουσιν....
by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 5:11 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

Preliminary exercise 3 (on E). τῷ μανθάνειν // τῷ μαθεῖν διὰ τὸ μανθάνειν // διὰ τὸ μαθεῖν τῷ λίθους ἐσθίειν // τῷ φαγεῖν λίθους διὰ τὸ λίθους φαγεῖν // διὰ τὸ ἐσθίειν λίθους οὐκ ἀγαθὸν τὸ λίθους φαγεῖν. ἀγαθὸν τὸ μὴ φαγεῖν λίθους. // ἀγαθὸν τὸ λίθους μὴ φαγεῖν. ἀγαθὸν τὸ δούλους μαθεῖν. οὐκ ἀγαθὸν...
by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 4:51 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

Preliminary exercise 2 (on C). ἀγαθὸς ὁ δοῦλος // ὁ δοῦλος ἀγαθός ἀγαθὸς ὁ ἀδελφός // ὁ ἀδελφὸς ἀγαθός δοῦλος ὁ ἀδελφός // ὁ ἀδελφὸς δοῦλος ἀδελφὸς ὁ δοῦλος // ὁ δοῦλος ἀδελφός οὗτος ὁ δοῦλος // ὁ δοῦλος οὗτος ταῦτα [ἐκεῖνα] τούτους τοὺς λίθους ταύταις [ἐκείναις] τούτου τούτους τοὺς ἀδελφούς // τοὺ...
by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 4:20 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

q. the good young slave (gen. 3 ways) * τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ δούλου τοῦ νέου * τοῦ δούλου τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ καὶ νέου * τοῦ νέου δούλου τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ * τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ καὶ νέου δούλου - would this be possible? Yes, I think it's preferable to your third option, which would change the structure of the translation from the goo...
by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 4:17 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

Preliminary exercise 1 (on A and B). ἀγαθὸν δοῦλον // δοῦλον ἀγαθόν ὁ ἀγαθὸς δοῦλος // ὁ δοῦλος ὁ ἀγαθός τὸν ἐν ἀγορᾷ δοῦλον // τὸν δοῦλον τὸν ἐν ἀγορᾷ τῷ τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ δούλῳ // τῷ δούλῳ τῷ τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ ὁ τοῦ νέου δοῦλος // ὁ δοῦλος ὁ τοῦ νέου τῶν δούλων τῶν νεανιῶν [Cannot translate given vocab restric...
by Jason Hare
August 26th, 2019, 9:41 am
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

I learned μέλλω simply as "about (to happen)" or "coming," as in ὁ μέλλων αἰών , τὸ μέλλον κρίμα κτλ . I had never made any connection to the concept of "delay" with infinitive or that we should expect it to be used with a future participle to mean "about to..." I feel like I'm just filling in a le...
by Jason Hare
August 25th, 2019, 10:09 am
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Ch 2: Preliminary Exercises
Replies: 20
Views: 6065

Re: Dickey, Composition: Ch 2, Preliminary Exercises

I learned μέλλω simply as "about (to happen)" or "coming," as in ὁ μέλλων αἰών , τὸ μέλλον κρίμα κτλ . I had never made any connection to the concept of "delay" with infinitive or that we should expect it to be used with a future participle to mean "about to..." I feel like I'm just filling in a lex...
by Jason Hare
August 25th, 2019, 10:02 am
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Group Progress
Replies: 18
Views: 7146

Re: Group Working Through Dickey's Greek Composition

Alrighty. Starting chapter 2 ! We can extend the next chapter to 3 weeks if people aren't caught up enough. Yeah, if you don't mind. I've had a busy couple of weeks. I worked from 5:30am to 3:00pm today, and I'm now home (5pm). I'm finally getting to sit down with Smyth and Dickey after giving two ...
by Jason Hare
August 24th, 2019, 12:17 pm
Forum: Teaching and Learning Greek
Topic: Greek Vocab Flashcards with Pictures
Replies: 18
Views: 10164

Re: Greek Vocab Flashcards with Pictures

Please contact a moderator so we can change your screen name to your real name, per B-Greek policy. -- BH ********* Hi all, first time poster here. I was googling around and have a story similar to David Carruth's. I am trying to learn Greek via Living Koine Greek (and have some experience learning...
by Jason Hare
August 18th, 2019, 9:53 pm
Forum: Eleanor Dickey: Composition and Analysis of Greek Prose
Topic: [Dickey] Quizlet Vocabulary
Replies: 1
Views: 1505

[Dickey] Quizlet Vocabulary

I've started creating vocabulary sets for Dickey. You can access them here.

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