Ugaritic is an ancient language of Canaan, written in cuneiform on tablets of clay. Ugaritic is of vital importance for understanding the wider world and culture surrounding the Old Testament text.
When using the resources in the Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Pack students begin by learning the alphabet, and each new lesson builds on the ones before it. Each chapter in the grammar concludes with a set of exercises allowing students to know whether they are grasping the fundamentals of the language. An answer key to the exercises is included in the back of the book.
The Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Pack includes:
- Basics of Ancient Ugaritic, this concise grammar, workbook, and lexicon is an ideal first text for learning Ugaritic
- Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Video Lectures, featuring a video lecture for each of the 13 chapters in the textbook, approximately 5 hours of video content
The Basics of Ancient Ugaritic Pack contains everything you need to master the fundamentals of ancient Ugaritic, whether you are enrolled in a class or learning on your own.
Session Titles and Runtimes:
1 - Ugarit in a Nutshell (19 min)
2 - Language Basics (17 min)
3 - Nouns (20 min)
4 - Adjectives (23 min)
5 - Prepositions (14 min)
6 - Pronouns (28 min)
7 - Verbs (26 min)
8 - Moods (22 min)
9 - Infinitives (16 min)
10 - Thematic Stems (33 min)
11 - Weak Verbs (32 min)
12 - Adverbs (18 min)
13 - Miscellanea (19 min)