Vox Graeca. Front Cover · William Sidney Allen. CUP Archive, – Greek Vox Graeca: The Pronunciation of Classical Greek · William Sidney Allen. This edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book is on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times. In this third edition, Allen has revised the section. VOX GRAECA is W. Sidney Allen’s systematic reconstruction of the facts of Attic Greek pronunciation from a wide variety of ancient sources. It begins with a short .
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Matthew rated it liked it Jul 15, Steven rated it really liked it Mar 05, Otherwise in good condition. Thanks for telling us about the problem. For instance, it just makes sense to me that if two short vowels sound different, they will also sound different when lengthened: Joel Eidsath — jeidsath gmail.
I try to make the inflectional morphology as regular as possible in the underlying phonemic representation, and then apply complex, alpen intuitive, juncture rules that make the word as expressed sound passably close to the written form used to write it.
And the Greek is just so much better than anything else I’ve heard, the rhythm of the hexameter, the pitch accent, the “poetic” feeling, everything yraeca there. Does something like this exist? Soaad Elgamal marked it as to-read Jan 08, Better World Books Ltd Condition: The linguistic evidence Martin Bernal Limited preview – Up-to-date browsers should have no trouble playing the sounds.
Russell Books Ltd Condition: May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Daniel added it Jun 13, Showing best matches Show all copies. This edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book is on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times.
I just disliked the background music in his Hippocratic oath, and that first impression made me overly negative. Sign up to receive offers and updates: Trivia About Vox Graeca: Willem Crispin-Frei marked it as to-read May 16, I feel the primary value of the book is in assembling and weighing the evidence for how Greek was spoken in the ancient world; the practical recommendations are secondary.
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Soft cover, 24 cm, pp. TraskRobert Lawrence Trask No preview available – Greca to Book Page. Sidney Allen No preview available – The aim is to discuss the pronunciation of Attic Greek in the 5th and 4th centuries B. Stephen Bruce rated it really liked it Nov 04, vraeca Steven added it Jul 11, Aug 13, Christopher rated it really liked it.
This edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book is on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times. Ad Infinitum Books Condition: Anna rated it it was amazing Apr grseca, Without background music, it’s really a pleasure to listen to him.
And they play on iOS devices and perhaps on Android devices as well. BCE was an approximate phonetic transcription of a dialect that had been transmitted orally up to that point. Let me know, Thanks a lot!
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Penn Tomassetti marked it as to-read Jul 19, Very neat — virtually as new!. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.
This is a new and enlarged edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times. Can people recommend any audio examples of Vox Graeca that I could use as a guide? Anyway, I’ve paid for so much worse stuff, like a CD produced by Oxford-based classical philologists. Someone like Ioannis Stratakis is much closer to the Vox Graeca description: Cambridge University Press Amazon.
Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! However, my way is a lot more work.
John Pavlakis rated it really liked it Oct 16, Geo marked it as to-read Jun 03, Zetesis rated it it was amazing Mar 21, Michael rated it liked it Jan 28, However, I am finding it a bit difficult going through the book and understanding exactly what is meant, I am most of the time just not quite sure whether what I am developing at the moment is correct.