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Understanding colloquial Greek Posted by on Sep 26, 2018

Γεια σας! It’s been a while since we did some informal language examples. In this post, we will see some of the most common expressions that native speakers use everyday. If you speak with Greeks, you are very likely to hear these phrases. If you have any question, feel free to post it on the…

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Rock collapse on the most popular beach of Greece Posted by on Sep 18, 2018

Navagio (Ναυάγιο, shipwreck)  is one of the best-known beaches in Greece and attracts tourists from all over the world. It is located in Zakynthos (Ζάκυνθος, Zante), one of the Ionian islands in Western Greece. Last week, the rock was partially collapsed and seven people were injured.   This is due to a physical, geodynamic phenomenon…

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Use of the Greek verb to want Posted by on Sep 7, 2018

The verb θέλω (to want) is one of the first verbs to learn. In this post, we will explore how it can be used in different contexts.     θέλω: to want it is followed by: a) a noun E.g: Θέλω παγωτό. / I want an ice-cream. b) να + verb in the Subjunctive Mood…

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