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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No eBook available Amazon. Sidney Cambridge University Press. James added it Mar 25, Oct 08, Jonathan rated it it was amazing. He notes that many sounds have changed between Attic or Koine and Modern Greek, but as long as the change was after classical times, he sees no need to tell an exact timeframe for it.
I try to make the inflectional morphology as regular as possible in the underlying phonemic representation, and then apply complex, but intuitive, juncture rules that make the word as expressed sound passably close to the written form used to write it.
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Return to Book Page. Martin del Pozo rated it liked it Dec 21, Account Options Sign in. Steven rated it really liked it Mar 05, The recommendations given here reflect a commonly-adopted pedagogically practical compromise involving the admixture of the treatment of some sounds as they developed in late classical or postclassical pronunciation. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Felix Zimmermann rated it it was amazing Jul 08, Without background music, it’s really a pleasure to listen to him.
Preview — Vox Graeca by W. A tight, unmarked copy. Account Options Sign in. What makes Biblio different? Joel Eidsath — jeidsath gmail. My library Help Advanced Voz Search. Russell Books Ltd Condition: Stephen Bruce rated it really liked it Nov 04, Common terms and phrases accent affricate Allen allophone alphabet ancient Greek Apollonius Dyscolus Armenian articulation aspirated plosives assimilation Attic inscriptions Boeotian Byzantine classical Attic close mid confusion dental derived dialects digraph Dion Dionysius of Halicarnassus Dionysius Thrax graecx distinction e.
Open Preview See a Problem? This copy of Vox Graeca: In Appendix B, “Selected Quotations”, Allen lists numerous gracea on pronunciation by ancient writers, and one can see the care by which he extracted a convincing and etymologically sound system from allsn works. You should also check Stefan Hagel, e.
Another aspect of the book that limits its usefulness is that Allen’s coverage of changes is limited to only the classical period. The Pronunciation of Classical Greek W.
Geo marked it as to-read Jun 03, In the following, a letter or group of letters in square brackets, such as [u], represents a phonetic transcription based on conventional values in the International Phonetic Alphabet IPA.
This edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book is on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times. Better World Books Ltd Condition: The aim is to discuss the pronunciation of Attic Greek in the 5th and 4th centuries B. This is a new and enlarged edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times.
The Pronunciation of Classical Greek. Leonidas rated it really liked it Mar 20, Danilo Vilicic rated it it was amazing Mar 02, Paperbackaklen. It has music but the music actually works pretty well. Account Options Sign in. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Has wear to the cover and pages. In this third edition, Allen has revised the section on stress in classical Greek, the chapter on quantity has been recast, and the author has added an appendix on the names and letters of the Greek alphabet, to provide a parallel and historical background to the similar graecca in the second edition of his Vox Latina.
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In this third edition, Allen has revised the section on stress in classical Greek, the chapter on quantity has been recast, and the author has added an appendix on the names and letters Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing.
Lists with This Book. In them, Allen’s goal was to assemble a scheme, based on the best available evidence as surveyed in the book, but also suitable for classroom use with English-speaking students.
A significant addition to this revised edition is an appendix on the Greek alphabet, designed to provide a parallel and historical background to a similar appendix in the previous edition. Kassiani added it Jul 11,