The marinated octopus begs description. Opposite, beautiful Elektra smiles but offers nothing. John nods and waits for the next smile. And so it goes, nod, smile, nod, smile. Desperate to break the cycle, John searches for the scraps of Greek he remembers. Somehow though 'I have a pet cat.' hardly seems appropriate. As another love affair fades with the sunset, John silently laments his lack of foresight.
Whether you're an island hopper, an archeologist or just curious, this book will help you leap the language barrier.
- packed with information on culture and etiquette
talk politics, play cards or dance the pendozali
- concise and practical grammar chapter will get you started on the right foot
extensive food section will prepare you to eat at any time and at any occasion
- get the most out of Ancient Greece with sections on archeological and historical terms
- clear transliterations will ensure you're understood