One of my favorite things about the seven weeks I spent learning Greek at The Athens Centre was how we learned both the language and the culture. The Greek language is rich, and as I came to see, very logical! Although it can be complicated, there are reasons for the grammatical rules that are often based in a decidedly Greek worldview. I had so much fun learning from my teachers, Roza and Eleni, who instilled a little bit of Greece into my soul.
Below are some of my favorite facts and trivia that I learned while conjugating verbs and memorizing vocabulary. Continue reading