RandallButh wrote:Yes, the underlying word order is V-S-O which is also the conclusion of Helma Dik in her works.
that being said, there is a lot of front positioning in Greek for many reasons and many resulting SOV examples.
Peter Streitenberger wrote:Dear Friends of Greek,
is there a consensus that the Default word order in Greek is verb-subject-object (direct-indirect) ?
This question is important - I think - because all deviation from that order would indicate a special meaning (e.g. emphasis).
Thank you for any comments
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