By Francis A. Andersen, A. Dean Forbes

In Biblical Hebrew Grammar Visualized, Andersen and Forbes strategy the grammar of Biblical Hebrew from the viewpoint of corpus linguistics. Their pictorial representations of the clauses making up the biblical texts exhibit the grammatical features (subject, item, etc) and semantic roles (surrogate, time period, etc) of clausal ingredients, in addition to the grammatical family members that bind the ingredients into coherent structures.

The booklet conscientiously introduces the Andersen-Forbes method of textual content guidance and characterization. It describes and tallies the types of words and clauses encountered throughout all of Biblical Hebrew. It classifies and provides examples of the key elements that shape clauses, focusing particularly at the grammatical features and semantic roles. The ebook provides the constructions of the elements and makes use of their styles of occurrence either to envision constituent order (“word order”) and to signify the relatives between verb corpora. It expounds intimately the features of quasiverbals, verbless clauses, discontinuous and double-duty clausal components, and supra-clausal structures.

The e-book is meant for college students of Biblical Hebrew in any respect degrees. starting scholars will effectively take hold of the fundamental grammatical buildings making up the clauses, simply because those are few and reasonably uncomplicated. Intermediate and complicated scholars will benefit from the exact descriptions and comparative analyses of the entire constructions making up the biblical texts. students will locate clean methods of addressing open difficulties, whereas gaining glimpses of recent learn methods and subject matters alongside the way in which.

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Ninety eight Clausal enhances . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104 Adverbial Subordinated Clauses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106 Embedded Clause-Like varieties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108 short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112 nine. Classifying Clause quick components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113 nine. 1  nine. 2  nine. three  nine. four  nine. five  The Clause-Immediate-Constituent Subtype Taxonomy . . . . . . . . . . . Excursus: The combined and entire ways to illustration . . . . . . . . 5 forms of Clause rapid Constituent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . On spotting CIC-Types . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114 114 117 132 133 10. Semantic function CICs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred thirty five 10. 1  10. 2  10. three  10. four  Semantic position Repertoire . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . consultant ways to Semantic position association . . . . . . . . Semantic function type standards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred thirty five 139 141 a hundred and fifty eleven. creation to Clause instant Constituent Composition, occurrence, and Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 eleven. 1  eleven. 2  eleven. three  eleven. four  eleven. five  eleven. 6  Clause rapid Constituent Censuses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clause instant Constituent prevalence Contours . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clause instant Constituent Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . An apart on Valency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The constitution of Chapters 12–15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 157 159 one hundred sixty five 168 168 vii Contents  12. The ‫ אמר‬Corpus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred and seventy 12. 1  12. 2  12. three  12. four  12. five  12. 6  12. 7  The Binyan Census . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The CIC Subtype Census . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Survey of the Non-GF / SR Clause rapid parts . . . . . . . . Survey of the GF/SR Clause instant components . . . . . . . . . . . . Clause fast Constituent prevalence around the ‫ אמר‬Corpus . . . . . . middle Constituent Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred seventy one hundred seventy a hundred and seventy 173 183 184 185 thirteen. The ‫ היה‬Corpus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 186 thirteen. 1  Binyan Census . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. 2  unmarried Predicators in Clauses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. three  ‫ היה‬Verbs as Discourse Transition Markers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. 4 Periphrastics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. five  Clause rapid Constituent occurrence Contours . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. 6  middle Constituent Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . thirteen. 7  short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 186 186 191 192 192 193 194 14. The ‫ עׂשה‬Corpus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 14. 1  14. 2  14. three  14. four  14. five  14. 6  14. 7  The Binyan Census . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The CIC Subtype Census . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Survey of the Non-GF / SR Clause speedy elements . . . . . . . . Survey of the GF / SR Clause fast components . . . . . . . . . . . Clause instant Constituent prevalence Contours . . . . . . . . . . . . . center Constituent Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . short precis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 196 196 197 203 204 205 15.

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