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Biblical Hebrew for Students of Modern Israeli Hebrew

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ISBN-10: 0300084404

ISBN-13: 9780300084405

Edition: 2002 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Marc Zvi Brettler

List price: $55.00
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This is the first textbook written for the purpose of teaching biblical Hebrew to college-level students who already know some modern, Israeli Hebrew. Marc Brettler provides a clear, comprehensive book with numerous well-constructed exercises to help students either make the transition from modern Israeli Hebrew to biblical Hebrew or deepen their understanding of biblical Hebrew. The book is also ideal for individuals who might like to study independently, and for serious Jewish adult-education programmes. Biblical Hebrew for Students of Modern Israeli Hebrew is unique in its emphasis on phonology, based on the conviction that a strong grounding in phonology makes it possible to learn…    
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Book details

List price: $55.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 10/11/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 368
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.332
Language: English

List of Charts
Preface
Introduction: Biblical Hebrew as a Language
The Consonants of Biblical Hebrew
The Vowels
The Cantillation Marks
Other Written Symbols
Syllabification
Some Principles of Hebrew Phonology (Part One)
Some Principles of Hebrew Phonology (Part Two)
The Definite Article, the Interrogative [actual symbol not reproducible], and Other Interrogative Pronouns
The Vocalization of the Prepositions [actual symbol not reproducible] and [actual symbol not reproducible] the Conjunction [actual symbol not reproducible]
The Morphology of the Noun and the Adjective
The Syntax of the Noun and the Adjective
The Bound Form (Construct): Morphology and Syntax
The Participle
The Independent, Demonstrative, and Relative Pronouns
The Possessive Pronominal Suffixes: The Singular
The Possessive Pronominal Suffixes: The Plural
The Numerals
Introduction to the Verb
The [actual symbol not reproducible] of Healthy Verbs
The [actual symbol not reproducible] of Verbs with Gutturals
The [actual symbol not reproducible] and [actual symbol not reproducible] Verbs
The [actual symbol not reproducible] of Hollow Verbs, [actual symbol not reproducible] and [actual symbol not reproducible] Verbs, and Geminates
Combined Deficiencies and the [actual symbol not reproducible] with Verbal Suffixes
The Derived Conjugations ([actual symbol not reproducible]): Healthy Verbs
The Derived Conjugations ([actual symbol not reproducible]): Other Verbs
Cumulative Exercises
Glossary of Grammatical Terms and Abbreviations
Hebrew Grammatical Terms and Their English Equivalents
Hebrew-English Glossary
English-Hebrew Glossary
Index