The Greek Alphabet

Why Learn Greek?

Why Learn The Alphabet?

Probably the easiest thing you can do to make a visit to Greece more pleasant is to learn the alphabet. You'll feel much more comfortable if you can read street signs and advertisements; you won't have that absolutely helpless feeling that comes with being illiterate.

If you're learning Greek just for fun, the alphabet is a quick and easy way to get into the subject. In fact, it's so easy that you'll learn your first Greek word within the next few pages.

If you are learning ancient or Biblical Greek, please see this note.

Before we start, though, we must caution you. When you tell people you're studying Greek, you're sure to hear them say:

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