Description

Features of Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar, Second Edition text:
• Combines the best of inductive and deductive approaches
• Uses actual examples from the Hebrew Old Testament rather than “made-up” illustrations
• Emphasizes the structural pattern of the Hebrew language rather than rote memorization, resulting in a simple, enjoyable, and effective learning process
• Colored text highlights particles added to nouns and verbs, allowing easy recognition of new forms
• Chapters Two (Hebrew Vowels), Nine (Pronominal Suffixes), Seventeen (Waw Consecutive), Eighteen (Imperative, Cohortative, and Jussive), and Twenty-Three (Issues of Sentence Syntax) are revised and expanded
• Section of appendices and study aids is clearly marked for fast reference
• Larger font and text size make reading easier
• Updated author website with additional Hebrew language resources and product information (www.basicsofbiblicalhebrew.com)

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About the Authors

Gary D. Pratico (ThD, Harvard Divinity School) is senior professor of Old Testament and Hebrew language at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He has been teaching Hebrew for more than thirty years and is coauthor with Miles V. Van Pelt of Basics of Basics of Biblical Hebrew (grammar and workbook) and The Vocabulary Guide to Biblical Hebrew.

Miles Van Pelt (PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is the Alan Belcher Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Languages at Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi, where he also serves as Academic Dean. Miles lives in Madison, Mississippi, with his wife, Laurie, and their four children.

Table of Contents

  • Section 1: The Basics of Hebrew Writing
  • Section 2: The Basics of Hebrew Nouns and Nominals
  • Section 3: Introduction to Hebrew Verbs and the Qal Stem
  • Section 4: Introduction to the Derived Stems
  • Section 5: Reading and Studying Your Hebrew Bible
  • Appendices
  • 1. Verb Paradigms
  • 2. Diagnostics At-A-Glance Charts
  • 3. Summary of Endings on III- ה Verbs
  • Hebrew-English Lexicon Subject Index

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