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Williams Hebrew Syntax, Third Edition

Williams Hebrew Syntax, Third Edition

Ronald J. Williams
Revised and expanded by John C. Beckman
Copyright Date: 2007
Pages: 300
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    Williams Hebrew Syntax, Third Edition
    Book Description:

    Developed over fifteen years in a formal course on Hebrew syntax at the University of Toronto, it treats the syntax of the noun, the verb, particles and clauses, with a selection of illustrative examples.

    eISBN: 978-1-4426-8568-0
    Subjects: Language & Literature

Table of Contents

  1. Front Matter
    (pp. i-iv)
  2. Table of Contents
    (pp. v-viii)
  3. Preface to the Third Edition
    (pp. ix-x)
    John C. Beckman
  4. Preface to the Second Edition
    (pp. xi-xi)
  5. Preface to the First Edition
    (pp. xii-xii)
    R.J. Williams
  6. Introduction
    (pp. xiii-xiv)

    Williams’ Hebrew Syntaxis designed to serve as the textbook for a one-semester course in Biblical Hebrew syntax at the intermediate level. It is also designed to serve as a grammatical reference.

    This is an intermediate textbook; students are expected to have already completed a two-semester introductory Biblical Hebrew course. In comparison with other intermediate Hebrew grammars, this textbook is distinguished by doing much more ‘hand holding’ for students, as described in the preface to the third edition.

    As a textbook on syntax, it does not teach how to parse words. Instead, this book is designed to help readers to...

  7. Abbreviations
    (pp. xv-xvi)
  8. 1 Syntax of Nominals
    (pp. 1-55)
  9. 2 Syntax of Verbs
    (pp. 56-95)
  10. 3 Syntax of Particles
    (pp. 96-171)
  11. 4 Syntax of Clauses
    (pp. 172-212)
  12. References
    (pp. 213-222)
  13. Index of Passages
    (pp. 223-232)
  14. Index of Subjects
    (pp. 233-246)
  15. Index of Hebrew Words
    (pp. 247-248)