The Basics of New Testament Syntax provides concise, up-to-date guidance for intermediate Greek students to do accurate exegesis of biblical texts. Abridged from Greek Grammar Beyond the Basics: An Exegetical Syntax of the New Testament, the popular exegetical Greek grammar for studies in Greek by Daniel B. Wallace, The Basics of New Testament Syntax offers a practical grammar for second-year students.The strengths of this abridgment will become quickly apparent to the user:• It shows the relevance of syntax for exegesis and is thoroughly cross-referenced to Exegetical Syntax.• It includes an exceptional number of categories useful for intermediate Greek studies.• It is easy to use. Each semantic category is discussed, and a definition and key to identification are provided.• Scores of charts and tables are included to enable the intermediate student to grasp the material quickly.
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About the Author
Daniel B. Wallace (PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary) is professor of New Testament at Dallas Theological Seminary. He is a noted textual critic, serving as head of the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts, and is author of Greek Grammar beyond the Basics, Basics of New Testament Syntax, and (with Grant Edwards) of A Workbook for New Testament Syntax.
Table of ContentsTable of Contents Illustrations Abbreviations Preface The Language of the New Testament Syntax of Words and Phrases Part I: Syntax of Nouns and Nominals The Cases The Cases: An Introduction Nominative Case Vocative Case Genitive Case Dative Case Accusative Case The Article Part I: Origin, Function, Regular Uses, Absence Part II: Special Uses and Non-Uses of the Article Adjectives Pronouns Prepositions Part II: Syntax of Verbs and Verbals Person and Number Voice Active Middle Passive Mood Indicative Subjunctive Optative Imperative Tense The Tenses: An Introduction Present Imperfect Aorist Future Perfect and Pluperfect The Infinitive The Participle Syntax of the Clause Introduction to Greek Clauses The Role of Conjunctions Special Studies in the Clauses Conditional Sentences Volitional Clauses (Commands and Prohibitions) Subject Index/Cheat Sheet Scripture Index
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