Possible parentheses (1 John 1:1)

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Re: Possible parentheses (1 John 1:1)

Post by Jonathan Robie » July 6th, 2012, 1:48 pm

cwconrad wrote:Do you suppose maybe we could create a "Reader's Digest NT" on the quick with just such a little bitty blue pencil?
Sssshhhhhh, don't let people know this is what inspired that other thread ...
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Re: Possible parentheses (1 John 1:1)

Post by John Brainard » July 6th, 2012, 2:08 pm

As I was looking for prepositional phrases that were parenthetic I found a Link to Harris.

https://www.google.com/url?q=http://bib ... ooixiNmBKg

So far I have found none.'

John

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