Greek for Beginners


Gain essential language skills and build confidence so you can communicate successfully and confidently in real-life situations. This course is designed for any students who are just starting their journey in Greek.

Created By

Kyriaki A

Beginner
Exercise

5 HOURS

5 LESSONS

Greek for Beginners

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Course Overview



This course teaches Greek to non-native speakers. It is for students with little or no Greek language knowledge and teaches essential language skills and builds confidence. It is designed to help students communicate successfully and confidently in real-life situations. 'Greek for Beginners' has a focus on speaking, listening, writing and reading. Students will have the chance to practise all four skills. Participants will learn the vowels, the consonants, the diphthongs and the vowel combinations. Through various activities, students will practise how to write and articulate the sounds of the Greek language correctly. They will be taught the grammar rules in order to pronounce the Greek sounds and they will practice reading and writing words by combining vowels and consonants. In addition, participants will learn how to use verbs in the present and past tense through sentence examples. Furthermore, students will enhance their vocabulary (numbers, colours, food, animals, vehicles, family, places, fruits/vegetables and more) through fun, interactive activities. This course will give the opportunity for students to learn basic grammar, vocabulary, common Greek phrases and expressions. Students will also explore aspects of Greek culture and mythology.

Course Content



15 LESSONS

15 HOURS Total Length

Lesson 1

The Greek Alphabet: The Twenty-Four Letters

60 minutes

Lesson 2

Vowel Pronunciation

60 minutes

Lesson 3

Consonants Pronunciation I

60 minutes

Lesson 4

Consonants Pronunciation II

60 minutes

Lesson 5

Consonants Pronunciation III

60 minutes

Lesson 6

Consonant Combinations and Vowel Combinations

60 minutes

Lesson 7

Present and Past Tense Verbs

60 minutes

Lesson 8

Enrichment of Vocabulary: Fruits, Vegetables and Food

60 minutes

Lesson 9

Enrichment of Vocabulary: Vehicles and Places

60 minutes

Lesson 10

Enrichment of Vocabulary: Family and Animals

60 minutes

Lesson 11

Enrichment of Vocabulary: Numbers and Colours

60 minutes

Lesson 12

Dialogues: Common Greek Phrases for Efficient Communication

60 minutes

Lesson 13

Dialogues: Introducing Yourself

60 minutes

Lesson 14

Dialogues: Shopping for a Gift and Running into a Friend

60 minutes

Lesson 15

Greek Culture: Mythology, History and Philosophy of Greeks

60 minutes

Key Skills


Listening

Speaking

Writing

Reading

Educator


Kyriaki A

Greek Specialist

As a native Greek speaker, Kyriaki teaches all ages and abilities in Greek, including Greek for native speakers.