A biblical Hebrew reference grammar

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Full title: A biblical Hebrew reference grammar / by Christo H.J. van der Merwe, Jacobus A. Naudé, Jan Kroeze.
Main Authors: Van der Merwe, C. H. J., (Author)
, Naudé, J. A. (Author)
, Kroeze, Jan, 1958- (Author)
Format: Book           
Edition: Second edition.


Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1.
  • Introduction.
  • Biblical Hebrew as a Semitic language ;
  • Unity and diversity in the development of Hebrew ;
  • Overview of the grammatical treatment of biblical Hebrew
  • Chapter 2.
  • Writing system.
  • Consonants ;
  • Vowels ;
  • Diphthongs ;
  • Syllables and accents ;
  • Masoretic signs with a double function ;
  • Additional Masoretic signs
  • Chapter 3.
  • Key terms and concepts.
  • Aspects of language structure ;
  • Word categories in biblical Hebrew ;
  • Sentences in biblical Hebrew ;
  • Beyond the sentence
  • Chapter 4.
  • Verbs.
  • Overview ;
  • Morphology of the basic paradigm ;
  • Stem formations ;
  • Pronominal suffixes added to verbs ;
  • Morphology of the irregular (weak) verbs ;
  • Syntax and semantics of finite verbs ;
  • Syntax and semantics of non-finite verb forms ;
  • Verb chains and sequences ;
  • Valency of verbs
  • Chapter 5.
  • Introduction ;
  • Congruency features of nouns ;
  • Declension of the noun ;
  • Nouns with pronominal suffixes ;
  • Noun patterns and suffixes ;
  • Other modifications of nouns ;
  • Nouns in appositional relationships ;
  • Modification of the noun by the adjective ;
  • Coordination of nouns ;
  • Nouns as complements of prepositions ;
  • Nouns as complements and adjuncts of verbs ;
  • Nouns as subjects, predicates and vocatives ;
  • Congruence between subject and predicate ;
  • Pronouns ;
  • Numerals
  • Chapter 6.
  • The other word classes.
  • Introduction ;
  • Prepositions ;
  • Conjunctions, adverbs and discourse markers ;
  • Negatives ;
  • Interrogatives ;
  • Predicators of existence ;
  • Interjections ;
  • Oaths
  • Chapter 7.
  • Word order.
  • Syntax of word order ;
  • Semantic-pragmatic functions of word order ;
  • Left dislocation.
  • Introduction
  • Writing system
  • Key terms and concepts
  • Verbs
  • Nouns
  • The other world classes
  • Word order.