This 10-week course is a basic introduction to Galilean Aramaic, a member of the Western Aramaic family, best known as the language of Jesus of Nazareth and the Jerusalem Talmud.
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As you use this course, things may change. Tests and quizzes may randomly reset or disappear and be replaced with other materials. Your feedback will be directly taken into account for those changes, so be sure to articulately express what you like as well as what you think could be better.
Once this course leaves Beta Testing: All students’ progress and grades will be reset, and the tests and quizzes re-written. Students can then choose to re-enroll in the course, and at that point completion will count as credit towards the AramaicNT.org Galilean Aramaic Online Certificate.
Introduction & Housekeeping
This section goes over the background of the language, and basics such as the alphabet and vowel system.
Pronouns & Nouns
We'll learn how to construct simple sentences in Galilean, and learn some useful phrases.
Verbs & Objects
We'll learn how verbs work in the Present Tense.
We'll learn some basic, everyday phrases.
We'll learn how to count from 1 to 1,000 - and from there to as high as we need to.
We'll learn the words for different foods and what one finds in a kitchen.
We'll learn the names of common pets and other animals.
The Final Unit Tests & Exam
Now you'll be tested on what you've learned. Good luck!