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- November 9th, 2011, 10:09 am
- Forum: Syntax and Grammar
- Topic: verbal aspect (split from Beginner's Forum)
- Replies: 44
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Rod Decker wrote, "Aspect is a *relatively* recent discussion in its modern form (ca. 30 years), though there are antecedents that go back to the early 20th C. (Robertson, e.g., says some perceptive things regarding tense!) There have been 2 *seminal* works: Buist Fanning and Stan Porter." Last year...
- November 9th, 2011, 9:13 am
- Forum: Other
- Topic: Poll: what have you read in Greek?
- Replies: 7
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A while back Barry asked for suggestions re his intermediate/nearly advanced student and what he might get the student to read next. Any suggestions? I'm thinking maybe a bit of Xenophon? It's been a while since you posted that, Barry, and I'm wondering if you had had any further ideas? Just to thro...
A few days ago Jonathan referred to Funk's grammar Class III: Iota Class 359. Class III constitutes a large group of verbs which add ι̯ to the verb stem to form the present tense stem. ι̯ here is a semi-vowel and occasions certain phonetic changes. A rather large subclass consists of verbs with stem...