Re: Periphrastic Aorist

Date: Mon Oct 30 1995 - 23:47:00 EST

In a message dated 95-10-30 18:06:45 EST, Carlton L. Winbery writes:

>Its interesting to see that use of EXW in the classical and to observe that
>modern Greek has come to use EXW the way we in English uses "have/has".

Just to add my 2 cents worth, Biblical Greek also uses EXW in periphrastic
constructions. Luke 14:18 includes an example of EXW in a periphrastic

Jim McGuire
Professor of Greek at
Logos Bible Institute
13248 Roscoe Blvd.
Sun Valley, CA 91352

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