[b-greek] Attic and Homeric Greek vs. Koine

From: Randall Buth (ButhFam@compuserve.com)
Date: Sat Feb 23 2002 - 12:02:45 EST


>I am just beginning to learn NT Greek. How much of a stretch will it be
>for me to read Attic and Homeric Greek? Are the differences similar to
>the great differences of OE, ME, and Mod. English? Thanks for your help.<

If you learn your Koine well you can move right into Attic or Homer with
a very brief introduction and then patience with much additional vocab. But

not to the degreee of the English mentioned above, thankfully.


Randall Buth, PhD
Director, Biblical Language Center

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