BBC Languages offers a great introduction to the Greek language, for free. Consisting of a ten-part lesson plan, BBC Talk Greek offers newbies a multimedia learning experience.

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Καλώς ορίσατε! Welcome!

A gentle introduction to basic Greek in 10 short parts. Click on the topics in order: you'll see a slideshow and hear the language.

Then, look up useful phrases with tips on pronunciation and grammar, plus cultural notes. You'll be able to check what you've learnt with short challenges.

  • Saying your name
  • Saying where you're from
  • Meeting and greeting people
  • Family and friends
  • Buying drinks
  • Going shopping
  • Booking a hotel
  • Taking a boat trip
  • Ordering a meal

If you're a tutor, do have a look at the tutor's notes with additional classroom activities.

Visit BBC Languages Greek.