Greek: An Essential Grammar of the Modern Language

By David Holton, Peter Mackridge, Irene Philippaki-Warburton

© 2003 – Routledge

296 pages

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pub: 2003-11-19
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About the Book

Greek: An Essential Grammar of the Modern Language is a concise and user-friendly reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Greek.

It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language in short, readable sections. Explanations are clear and supported by examples throughout.

The Grammar is ideal for learners of all levels and is suitable for those involved in independent study and for students in schools, colleges, universities and adult classes of all types.

Features include:

* lots of clear and up-to-date examples

* clear explanations of grammatical terms

* discussion of points which often cause problems

* Greek/English comparisons and contrasts highlighted.

Greek: An Essential Grammar of the Modern Language will help you read, speak and write with greater confidence.

About the Authors

David Holton is a Lecturer in Modern Greek at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of Selwyn College. Peter Mackridge is Professor of Modern Greek at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Cross College. Irene Philippaki-Warburton is Professor of Linguistics at Reading University.

About the Series

Routledge Essential Grammars

Essential Grammars describe clearly and succinctly the core rules of each language and are up-to-date and practical reference guides to the most important aspects of languages used by contemporary native speakers. They are designed for elementary to intermediate learners and present an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use today.
Essential Grammars are a reference source for the learner and user of the language, irrespective of level, setting out the complexities of the language in short, readable sections that are clear and free from jargon.
Essential Grammars are ideal either for independent study or for students in schools, colleges, universities and adult classes of all types.

All Essential Grammars are available as inspection copies.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
FOR010000
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Greek (Modern)
LAN000000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General