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
- Greek-English and English-Greek glossaries
-Robust online supplements for teaching and learning available at atticgreek.org
-Answer Key to exercises also available from UC Press (978-0-520-27574-4)
Donald J. Mastronarde is Melpomene Professor of Classics at the University of California, Berkeley. Among his many books are The Art of Euripides: Dramatic Technique and Social Context, Euripides, Medea, and Euripides, Phoenissae.