In Greek, the word for “No” can sound like “Okay” – Oxi, pronounced OH-kee. And the word for “Yes”, Neh, sounds like “No” – NEH.

You can go through  fun lessons, or sign up for a daily e-course on learning the Greek alphabet.

They are both quick, easy ways to help you learn to read and speak basic Greek.

If you are driving in Greece, this skill is essential. While most major roadsigns are repeated in English, the first ones you’ll see will be in Greek.

Knowing the letters can give you a few precious moments to make that necessary lane change safely.