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by James Spinti
June 6th, 2015, 10:28 am
Forum: Septuagint and Pseudepigrapha
Topic: Best online Septuagint?
Replies: 26
Views: 18920

Re: Best online Septuagint?

The best source that I know of is the SBL Handbook of Style , 2nd edition, Appendix B, pages 265–268. Unfortunately, not free, but Interlibrary Loan is your friend : ) There is an electronic version of it available for purchase: https://play.google.com/store/books/details/Society_of_Biblical_Literat...
by James Spinti
April 7th, 2015, 11:37 am
Forum: Teaching Methods
Topic: On Reading Greek Aloud
Replies: 22
Views: 3035

On Reading Greek Aloud

Randall,

Do you have references to studies for this information? I'm especially interested in any studies on oral reading and comprehension. I know from experience that reading aloud doesn't assist understanding, but it would be nice to have data...

Thanks,
James
by James Spinti
April 1st, 2015, 12:03 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: April 1
Replies: 1
Views: 1459

Re: April 1

And this from BibleWorks: https://www.facebook.com/BibleWorks?fref=nf Announcing the addition of a new "DisUse Tab." Do you find some verses of Scripture too challenging and convicting in your daily life? Do your studies on your favorite topics and verses in the Bible lead you to deeper insights tha...
by James Spinti
April 1st, 2015, 11:47 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: April 1
Replies: 1
Views: 1459

April 1

Nice April Fool's joke from Accordance:
https://www.accordancebible.com/3484918
by James Spinti
March 22nd, 2015, 10:52 am
Forum: Lexicons
Topic: Does anyone use paper concordances anymore?
Replies: 6
Views: 2323

Re: Does anyone use paper concordances anymore?

I have both Hatch & Redpath and Moulton & Geden (I.H. Marshall revision). While I don't use them as much as I used to, they are very handy to get a bigger view at one time. The problem with electronic search results is that your screen isn't large enough to get the full perspective. Where electronic...
by James Spinti
February 28th, 2015, 11:09 am
Forum: Syntax and Grammar
Topic: Passive verbs + instrumental datives without ἐν
Replies: 14
Views: 2222

Re: Passive verbs + instrumental datives without ἐν

Carl,

You are starting to sound like a linguist! I love it!

: )

James
by James Spinti
January 13th, 2015, 11:00 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: The Singing Grammarian
Replies: 0
Views: 558

The Singing Grammarian

Danny Zacharias has made his "Singing Grammarian" series available free on YouTube:
http://www.dannyzacharias.net/blog/2015 ... s-now-free

Enjoy!
James
by James Spinti
September 21st, 2014, 10:20 am
Forum: Teaching Methods
Topic: Preparing a reader
Replies: 11
Views: 2851

Re: Preparing a reader

I was in my second year (of six total years) of graduate school when I realized that was the greatest thing I was learning–where to look for answers. Once I discovered that, I began to actively try to learn more of the tools.

James
by James Spinti
May 21st, 2014, 11:37 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics
Replies: 13
Views: 5538

Re: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics

Jonathan, There are two main models in academic publishing: the library model, and the trade model. Brill—and most other European publishers—follow the academic model. What that means, in plain English, is short print runs with break-even set at about 50-100 copies. That translates into high SRP, i....
by James Spinti
April 12th, 2014, 1:33 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Publication ideas
Replies: 19
Views: 3497

Re: Publication ideas

Fascinating. I would be interested in seeing information on Technical §1 and Text Criticism §3.

I must admit I'm not sure you can be unbiased; you have to show bias in choosing what the 5 criteria will be. Doesn't that involve bias?

James

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