Abigail Roberts

Abigail Roberts Abigail Roberts teaches Latin and Greek at McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Roberts received a BA in classics from Dartmouth College and an MA in Latin literature from the University of Florida. When not conjugating verbs, she enjoys outdoor sports and working in the garden. Roberts is coauthor with Wilfred E. Major of Plato: A Transitional Reader (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 2010).

Abigail Roberts's Books

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  • Plato A Transitional Reader

    Authors: Wilfred E. Major, Abigail Roberts
    Product Code: 7214
    ISBN: 978-0-86516-721-6

    Description & More Details

    This graded reader helps students make the transition from beginning instruction in Greek to reading unaltered texts of Plato. It features six Greek passages: four extracts from the Republic, the summary of the Republic in the Timaeus, and the beginning of the Euthyphro, which sets the scene for the Apology. Each passage is presented in multiple versions, beginning with a very basic outline and culminating in the passage as Plato wrote it. Passages are accompanied by facing vocabulary and notes. Each unit includes a review of grammar crucial for the passage. Appendices provide two vocabulary lists that help students identify which words to memorize first.