Greek Language and People
Beginning-level text and audiocassettes to accompany the 1983 BBC television program of the same title; videocassette series of 10 twenty-five minute programs also available.
Greek Now 1 + 1
Beginning-level text and accompanying audiocassettes focus on the learning of Greek via dialogues, texts, exercises, grammar explanations, and vocabulary.
Greek Now 2 + 2
Intermediate-level text and accompanying audiocassettes focus on the learning of Greek via dialogues, texts, exercises, grammar explanations, vocabulary, and a detective story.
Modern Greek I Readings
5 audiocassettes of the readings of Greek poetry and prose which appear in the text A Manual of Modern Greek I (© 1974, 1983 by Anna Farmakides), the first volume in series A of the McGill University Companions to Modern Greek Studies; text available.
Pimsleur: Conversational Greek
Please see Part I, pages 2 and 3, of Catalogue of Audiovisual Materials for Classics and Modern Greek at Boston College, available in the Language Laboratory.
Two Ballets: Six Folk Paintings and The Accursed Snake
The Great Love Song
Vasílis Papathanasiou and Iréne Papa
10 Years of Songs
18 Songs of the Bitter Motherland on Poetry of Y. Ritsos
The Small Cyclades by O. Elytis and 4 Other Songs
Greek Language and People
Videocassette series of 10 twenty-five minute programs produced by the BBC in 1983 for the purpose of teaching/learning beginning-level modern Greek; among the geographical locations highlighted within the language lessons = Andros, Athens, Corfu, Corinth, Kalamata, Metsovo, Peloponnese, and Sifnos; cultural themes include: the Greek alphabet, church and religious celebrations, education, family life, food and drink, the importance of olives, pottery, tourism, the tradition of the square, worry beads; also available are the beginning-level text and audiocassette series of the same title.
Narration in English within an English to Greek language learning format
Total time: 2 hours 10 minutes
The Origins of the Drama and Theater
Two 1/2" VHS color videocassettes from Educational Video Network
Part I: The Origin of the Drama explores the development of Greek drama from religious festivals honoring the gods and discusses vulgar jest becoming comedies, hymns becoming tragedies.
Part II: The Origin of the Theater documents the development of classic theater from its beginning on threshing floors through a Golden Age of drama in Greece to the amphitheaters of Roman times.
In English; study questions and answers available
Part I: 13 minutes
Part II: 15 minutes
Greek Phrasebook & Dictionary
Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd. © 2013
Oxford English-Greek Learner's Dictionary Second Edition
D. N. Stavropoulos (Edited by G. N. Stavropoulos)
Oxford: Oxford University Press © 2008
LangMedia: Greek in Greece
Five College Center for the Study of World Languages
Authentic, unscripted video, audio, and still images covering practical aspects of daily life in Greece
Filoglossia Web Version
A very good online beginner Greek course, includes audio
Greek News Links
Links to Greek news sources on the Internet
Greek radio and television streams
More Greek radio stations
Learn Greek Online
Online Greek courses with over 105 audio files around 15 minutes each
Greek language learning publisher debuts its first product: Audible Bilingual Book Readers. This iOS Application (iPad/iPhone) reader features selections from Greek literature and journalism narrated at a natural pace with optional English and Spanish subtitles. Online demo now available, compatible with Google Chrome or Firefox browsers.
160 countries | 200 languages. Consult Foreign Text for 200 recurring newspaper and magazine publications in 70 languages. See People & Places for over 29,000 photos from around the world. For the classroom, use the Video Editor to create your own video clips, or Insta-Class which has 52 languages with quizzes and vocabulary already provided. Listen to International Radio in 29 languages, or check out On The Street Videos for over 7,000 videos from 90 countries showing informal native speech in everyday situations. World TV Onlineprovides 24/7 international broadcast programs on 8 channels, spanning European, Spanish & Portuguese, Mandarin Chinese, Asian, African, Middle East, Southeast Asia-Far East, and Eurasian countries/languages. Try the SCOLA app on your iPhone or iPad. Contact Language Lab Director for BC username & password to access BC’s SCOLA Web Services.