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Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Video Lectures : A Complete Course for the Beginner (Hardcover) (Michael
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Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Video Lectures provides a 30-minute lesson to accompany each chapter in theBasics of Ancient Ugaritic teaching grammar. Ugaritic was spoken at the time of Abraham and occurs in ancient texts in cuneiform writing. The grammar and video lectures begin with the alphabet, and each new lesson builds on the ones before. This approach is not, therefore, that of a synthetic Ugaritic grammar—those types of texts often prove to be overwhelming for students.
Instead, Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Video Lectures can readily be used for learning the language by individuals on their own or in a classroom setting. Each chapter in the accompanying grammar concludes with a set of exercises allowing students to know whether they are grasping the fundamentals of the language.
In short, Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Video Lectures, along with the accompanying grammar, represents an ideal first step for entering the larger world of Semitic languages.