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by Louis L Sorenson
February 13th, 2016, 7:36 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Analysis of NT Grammars Thesis
Replies: 0
Views: 1118

Analysis of NT Grammars Thesis

I found the following dissertation by David Buttacavoli, 2004 (D. Ed., Biola Univeristy) A Descriptive Analysis of Selected First-year New Testament Greek Grammars Published After 1990 in Light of Second Language Research . The Biola record can be found at http://libcat.biola.edu/search/?searchtype=...
by Louis L Sorenson
February 12th, 2016, 3:41 am
Forum: Books
Topic: List of New Testament Greek Primers/Beginning Grammars
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

Re: List of New Testament Greek Primers/Beginning Grammars

I found this interesting Thesis by David Buttacavoli, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, 2004: A descriptive analysis of selected first-year New Testament Greek grammars published after 1990 in light of second language learning research . Does anyone know if this is available in an opensou...
by Louis L Sorenson
February 11th, 2016, 3:50 am
Forum: Books
Topic: List of New Testament Greek Primers/Beginning Grammars
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

List of New Testament Greek Primers/Beginning Grammars

I'm trying to compile a list of all NT primers/beginning grammars printed since 1960. I have not found any list out there that is up to date or complete. Does anyone have an ongoing list? I've got about 40+ books in my list so far. I'll list them here when I think it is accurate. The hard part is th...
by Louis L Sorenson
January 7th, 2016, 3:46 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Advanced learner goals?
Replies: 5
Views: 970

Re: Advanced learner goals?

Pick up and read Epictetus' Dialogues. (You could start with the Enchiridion, I keep a website with a lot of content on it at http://www.letsreadgreek.com/Epictetus/index.htm ). The Dialogues and Enchiridion (a summary of the Dialogues) is written in Literary Koine (in the NT, the book of Hebrews co...
by Louis L Sorenson
January 6th, 2016, 4:07 am
Forum: Word Meanings
Topic: use of η to refute an argument?
Replies: 4
Views: 699

Re: use of η to refute an argument?

1 Corinthians 14:34-36 αἱ γυναῖκες ἐν ταῖς ἐκκλησίαις σιγάτωσαν· οὐ γὰρ ἐπιτρέπεται αὐταῖς λαλεῖν, ἀλλὰ ὑποτασσέσθωσαν, καθὼς καὶ ὁ νόμος λέγει. 35 εἰ δέ τι μαθεῖν θέλουσιν, ἐν οἴκῳ τοὺς ἰδίους ἄνδρας ἐπερωτάτωσαν· αἰσχρὸν γάρ ἐστιν γυναικὶ λαλεῖν ἐν ἐκκλησίᾳ. 36 ἢ ἀφʼ ὑμῶν ὁ λόγος τοῦ θεοῦ ἐξῆλθεν,...
by Louis L Sorenson
December 31st, 2015, 9:01 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Verbs with D.O. in Genitive
Replies: 1
Views: 499

Re: Verbs with D.O. in Genitive

There are some general rules. With Certain Verbs: The genitive is used as the object verbs that denote sharing, touching, beginning, aiming at, obtaining, smelling, remembering, hearing, perceiving, filing, ruling, differing, commanding, etc. Smyth 1341-1371 See http://perseus.uchicago.edu/cgi-bin/p...
by Louis L Sorenson
December 18th, 2015, 12:57 am
Forum: Teacher's Lounge
Topic: Guinea pigs
Replies: 25
Views: 3412

Re: Guinea pigs

I would love to participate in this group. I'm currently teaching a class on Mark. But most of my teaching development of NT passages is based on the gospel of John.
by Louis L Sorenson
December 13th, 2015, 8:49 am
Forum: Grammars
Topic: The Perennial Question: Best Intermediate Grammar Text?
Replies: 27
Views: 4091

Re: The Perennial Question: Best Intermediate Grammar Text?

From AT Robertson's "A Short Greek Grammar of the New Testament": Three types of New Testament grammars are needed: a beginner's grammar for men who have had no Greek training, an advanced and complete grammar for scholars and more critical seminary work, an intermediate handy working grammar for me...
by Louis L Sorenson
December 11th, 2015, 3:18 am
Forum: Writing in Greek
Topic: A letter in Greek to My Pastor
Replies: 28
Views: 5009

Re: A letter in Greek to My Pastor

ἀορθῶς is a neologism - does not occur in ancient Greek: See http://perseus.uchicago.edu/perseus-cgi/search3torth?dbname=LSJ&ORTHMODE=unaccented&dgdivhead=^%CE%B1%CE%BF%CF%81&matchtype=sameold&word=&CONJUNCT=PHRASE . http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/morph?l=%E1%BC%80%CE%BF%CF%81%CE%B8%E1%BF%B6%CF...
by Louis L Sorenson
December 5th, 2015, 10:15 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: An online tool to read Biblical Greek
Replies: 1
Views: 1025

Re: An online tool to read Biblical Greek

Pierre, welcome to B-Greek. Perhaps you could add a signature to your profile, and give your first and last name, that way, everyone will know how to address you. The link to your English site is http://biblia-mirecurensia.com/en/ and French is http://biblia-mirecurensia.com/fr