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by Matthew Longhorn
November 28th, 2019, 3:18 pm
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: 2 Corinthians 8:19
Replies: 1
Views: 351

2 Corinthians 8:19

Ok, daft question time! I am reading through 2 Corinthians again and am actually enjoying it this time around and going quite swiftly. As I am going I am checking my understanding of the grammar by reading the Baylor handbook on that passage after I have read it. I have hit something that I am posit...
by Matthew Longhorn
November 28th, 2019, 8:39 am
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar
Replies: 23
Views: 2493

Re: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar

Good point Jonathan, thanks for the tip. I bought the classical grammar a while back and it has largely sat untouched on my shelf. I planned to use it as a resource to check plausibility of proposals for Koine that I may find questionable. Will have to dust it off and see if I can benefit from it mo...
by Matthew Longhorn
November 27th, 2019, 3:24 pm
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar
Replies: 23
Views: 2493

Re: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar

Jonathan Robie wrote:
November 27th, 2019, 1:06 pm
Right now, I am using Siebenthal and the Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek as my two go-to grammars.
You are using the Classical Greek one for Koine or for classical?
by Matthew Longhorn
November 22nd, 2019, 2:36 pm
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar
Replies: 23
Views: 2493

Re: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar

I will be interested to hear your thoughts if you do get round to posting them on your site. I ordered a copy as well, can’t hurt. I have spotted some reviews indicating that he isn’t particularly favourable to the aspect only view. Beyond that I Just spotted in Logos that the Bulletin for Biblical ...
by Matthew Longhorn
November 21st, 2019, 8:53 am
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar
Replies: 23
Views: 2493

Siebenthal - Ancient Greek Grammar

I have just noticed that a translation of Siebenthal’s Ancient Greek Grammar has just been published by Peter Lang publishers. Anyone have any thought on the merits or issues with this grammar? https://www.peterlang.com/view/title/71477 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Ancient-Greek-Grammar-Study-Testament/...
by Matthew Longhorn
October 5th, 2019, 8:53 am
Forum: Learning Paradigms
Topic: Rule for case endings on adjectives?
Replies: 2
Views: 15912

Re: Rule for case endings on adjectives?

Sorry for the delayed response - thanks for the link. That provides some useful things I can pass on.
by Matthew Longhorn
September 29th, 2019, 9:19 am
Forum: Learning Paradigms
Topic: Rule for case endings on adjectives?
Replies: 2
Views: 15912

Rule for case endings on adjectives?

Hi all, I am reading the Brill Encyclopaedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics entry on adjectives (Written by Frits Waanders). Waanders states “As a rule, simple adjectives are of three endings, and compound adjectives of two endings.” Do you find this to be *generally* true and / or are th...
by Matthew Longhorn
September 22nd, 2019, 7:20 am
Forum: Books
Topic: Upcoming book on προσκυνέω
Replies: 0
Views: 10488

Upcoming book on προσκυνέω

Larry Hurtado has just posted about an upcoming book by Lozano on the proskynesis of Jesus

https://larryhurtado.wordpress.com/201 ... eo-worship
by Matthew Longhorn
September 21st, 2019, 2:32 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: New book on the Greek Article
Replies: 6
Views: 7813

Re: New book on the Greek Article

Some provisional thoughts on chapter two, written by Maria Napoli, in “The Article in Postclassical Greek” Napoli presents a useful overview of the concept of definiteness. She does this from both a typological perspective as well as a Greek diachronic one. She gives 9 pages discussing definiteness ...
by Matthew Longhorn
September 13th, 2019, 10:47 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: New book on the Greek Article
Replies: 6
Views: 7813

Re: New book on the Greek Article

Thanks Daniel, good to know! I saw it was from SIL and figured I would give it a look through. It is a subject I am still really interested in

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