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by mwpalmer
May 26th, 2011, 5:40 pm
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Textbooks (Introductory, Secondary) and Reference Grammars
Replies: 5
Views: 2157

Re: Textbooks (Introductory, Secondary) and Reference Gramma

Should we start a separate thread for discussing introductory/intermediate grammars and reference grammars? They do address very different needs.
by mwpalmer
May 25th, 2011, 10:28 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Working Papers in Greek Language & Linguistics
Replies: 15
Views: 9395

Re: Working Papers in Greek Language & Linguistics

That's a great list. Even if those schools don't currently have anyone working on Hellenistic Greek, making them aware of the project may lead to submissions in the coming two or three years as new grad students reach the writing stage in their programs.
by mwpalmer
May 25th, 2011, 8:01 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Working Papers in Greek Language & Linguistics
Replies: 15
Views: 9395

Re: Working Papers in Greek Language & Linguistics

I think it would be a good idea to also contact departments of linguistics where students have previously done theses or dissertations on Hellenistic/Biblical/Koine Greek.
by mwpalmer
May 25th, 2011, 7:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Micheal W. Palmer
Replies: 0
Views: 1413

Micheal W. Palmer

My research, publication, and professional teaching career have focussed on Linguistics, Ancient Greek, and Early Christianity. My passion is language acquisition and application of Linguistics to the study of Ancient Greek. I manage http://Greek-Language.com in my spare time. I live in Chapel Hill,...
by mwpalmer
May 22nd, 2011, 11:28 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: The dwindling group of proficient ancient Greek readers
Replies: 5
Views: 7342

Re: The dwindling group of proficient ancient Greek readers

Unfortunately, I suspect Carl is indeed right. While many study ancient Greek, the number of those who are actually proficient in reading it is quite small. And in recent decades even the number studying the language in any formal fashion has been shrinking. It will be interesting to see what role i...

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