Introduction to Geez I
(ETH 1312)

 

Course Content

The course will cover the following

  • Introduction to the Geʽezlanguage ( theEthiopicAlphabet , Pronaunsation,Phonology),
  • Prepositions ,thirdperson Formsof the verb (perfect)
  • Noun pluralsandSyntax (verb plusNoun Subject )
  • TheConstructState , Gender andNumber
  • Some Demonstrative Adjectives
  • TheAccusative case
  • Intrrogativepronouns andAdjectives
  • TheNounwith PronominalSuffixes
  • Typesofverbs
  • Adjectives
  • TheComparative
  • Numbers (Cardinal , Ordinal)
  • The Infinitive(forms , Uses)
  • TheImperative (verbsfromSound Roots )
  • TheVerbalNoun
  • Vebsfrom differentRootsandForms
  • CoditionalSentences
  • Geʽeztextsandliterature

Aims

  • The course aims to give an introduction to theGeʽezlanguageforgeneralUnderstanding of theClassicalEthiopic textsandliterature.

Cost: $54.00