Continuation and review of Greek grammar. Emphasis on more oral communication with topics of daily life and activities. More extensive use of creative speech and writing. Encounter with Greek literature, newspaper language as well as cultural topics.
TEXTBOOK: Δ. Δημητρά-Μ. Παπαχειμώνα, ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΤΩΡΑ 2+2, Chapters 7-11
The syllabus can be modified according to the needs of the class.
Main Grammar areas
Verbs: -αινω, -υνα as κονταίνω
Simple Past Stems of Passive Voice
Imperative of Passive Voice (Προστακτική Παθητικής φωνής)
B2 verbs in Passive voice (-ουμαι). Verbs with double conjugation (B1-B2)
Passive participle (Παθητική Μετοχή)
More Conditional Sentences
Reflexive and Reciprocal Verbs
Verbs formed by the addition of prepositional prefixes.
Nouns: Neuter nouns in -ιμο as ράψιμο
Neuter in –ον,-εν,-αν (as προσόν, φωνήεν, παν)
Neuter in –ας,-ος,-ως (as κρέας, γεγονός, φως)
Masculine in –υς (as πρέσβυς)
Adjectives: in –ων, -ουσα, -ον ( as ενδιαφέρων)
Absolute Superlative as εξυπνότατος
Adverbs: Absolute Superlative as σαφέστατα
Pronouns: interrogative, relative, indefinite, demonstrative, reflexive
Use of prepositions
Main conversation areas
Topics which concern aspects of the Greek culture, history, language, newspaper.