Essentials of New Testament Greek

Essentials of New Testament Greek


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For almost seventy years, Essentials of New Testament Greek has been a classic textbook and key tool for students of New Testament Greek. This classic work by Ray Summers, with updates by Thomas Sawyer, will continue to be an effective resource for generations to come.

Major features include:

• A step-by-step approach which guides students through the learning process.

• Clear explanations of the Greek language and how it works.

• Extensive appendices with paradigms, indexes, and verb list.

• High-frequency Greek vocabulary which presents every word used 50 times or more in the New Testament.

• Numerous examples from the Greek New Testament to illustrate grammatical points.

• Translation exercises which use nearly 300 New Testament verses, including: most of 1 John, a significant percentage of Matthew, John, Romans, and 1 Corinthians.

• An easy-to-read verb chart.

Essentials of New Testament Greek, Revised Edition is an exceptional textbook for college and seminary students, an effective resource for ministers, and an efficient guide for self-study of New Testament Greek.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781535957595
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/01/2019
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,002,317
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 3 Months to 18 Years

Table of Contents

  1. The Letters and Sounds of Greek
  2. Pronunciation and Accents
  3. Verbs: Present Active Indicative
  4. Nouns: Second Declension
  5. Nouns: First Declension
  6. Adjectives of the First and Second Declension
  7. The Greek Sentence
  8. Prepositions
  9. Personal Pronouns and Enclitics
  10. Demonstrative Pronouns
  11. Present Middle and Passive Indicative
  12. Imperfect Active Indicative
  13. Imperfect Middle and Passive Indicative
  14. Future Active and Middle Indicative
  15. First Aorist Active and Middle Indicative
  16. Second Aorist Active and Middle Indicative
  17. Aorist and Future Passive Indicative
  18. Third Declension: Liquid and Mute Stem Nouns
  19. Third Declension: Vowel Stem and Neuter Nouns
  20. Present and Future Participles
  21. Aorist Active and Middle Participles
  22. Aorist Passive Participles
  23. Perfect and Pluperfect Tenses
  24. Subjunctive Mood
  25. Imperative Mood
  26. Contract Verbs
  27. Pronouns
  28. Irregular Adjectives and Adverbs
  29. Verbs of the μι Conjugation
  30. The Article
  31. The Infinitive
Appendix: General Rules of Accent
Greek-English Vocabulary
Principal Parts of Verbs
Subject Index
Scripture Index

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