Archaic Greek in the Modern World

An endangered Greek dialect which is spoken in north-eastern Turkey has been identified by researchers as a “linguistic goldmine” because of its startling closeness to the ancient language, as Cambridge researcher Dr Ioanna Sitaridou explains.


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  1. Thanks! I loved this video. The conversation between the women is charming. I did not realize this dialect of Greek had survived.

    1. Thank you Judith. I am glad that you liked it. Isn’t it interesting? I also liked it very much. Who knows there might be other villages.

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