Teach Yourself Biblical Hebrew
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Bring alive an ancient language
Teach Yourself Biblical Hebrew Complete Course uses an engaging approach to teach you the words, phrases, and grammar of Biblical Hebrew. It features selections of original text to show the language in action.The book introduces you to the grammar in a gradual manner and in plain English, so you are not overwhelmed by its complexities. You can test your comprehension of the material with plenty of exercises.
Biblical Hebrew is a comprehensive introduction equally suited to complete beginners and to those with some knowledge of the language. Each unit introduces new grammar, with reference to well-known passages from the Old Testament, and the Hebrew script is carefully taught. Frequent exercises (with an answer key) consolidate and reinforce your knowledge.
Table of contents:
Introduction / Aims / Objectives / Methods / Unit 1 / The Alphabet / Consonants / Final Forms / Short vowels / Reading Practice / Unit 2 / Long vowels / Sheva and composite sheva / Reading practice / Unit 3 / Dagesh / Definite Article / Genesis 20:1a / Unit 4 / Conjunction w / Plurals / Genesis 20:1b / Unit 5 / Subject pronouns / Sentences without verbs / Genesis 20:2a / Test / Unit 6 / Nouns / Object marker t) / Genesis 20:2b / Unit 7 / Prepositions (separable and inseparable) / Genesis 20:3 / Unit 8 / Interrogative h / The Perfect / Genesis 20:4 / Unit 9 / Adjectives / Demonstrative and interrogative pronouns / Genesis 20:5 / Unit 10 / The Construct / Object pronouns / Genesis 20:6 / Test / Unit 11 / Imperfect / Imperative / Infinitive absolute / Genesis 20:7-8 / Unit 12 / Interrogative pronouns / Nouns with Pronominal Suffixes / Genesis 20:9-10 / Unit 13 / Infinitive construct / Relative pronoun / He locale / Genesis 20:11-14 / Unit 14 / Particles / The divine name / Genesis 20:15-18 / Unit 15 / Vav consecutive: Imperfect / Genesis 21:1-3 / Vav consecutive: Perfect / Genesis 21:4-6 / Test / Unit 16 / Noun declensions / Gentilic adjectives / Gen 21:7-9 / Jussive / Qal and Niphal / Gen 21:10-13 / Unit 17 / Verbs with pronominal suffixes / Gen 21:14-16 / Cohortative / Gen 21:17-18 / Piel, Pual and Hithpael / Gen 21:19-21 / Unit 18 / Particles / Adverbs / Gen 22:1-4 / Hiphil / Gen 22:5-8 / Unit 19 / Prepositions with suffixes / Gen 22:9-12 / Oracle formula / Textual problems and versions / Gen 22:13-16 / Unit 20 / General revision / Hophal / Gen 22:17-20 / Hapax legomena / Gen 22:21-24 / Test
Softcover book, 347 pages