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Grammatical Concepts 101 for Biblical Hebrew
Long, Gary A.

Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2013 pp. xx + 213.2nd Edition. $22.99

Description: In this revised edition of a proven resource, a recognized expert in biblical Hebrew provides a readable, linguistically savvy guide to navigating basic grammatical concepts. Designed to complement any standard Hebrew grammar, the book revisits English grammar in order to teach concepts that are especially relevant to Hebrew. Each chapter focuses on an individual concept, first explaining how it works in English, then illustrating it in biblical Hebrew. Abundant English and Hebrew examples illustrate each concept, most of them visually analyzed. The book's clear design and attractive layout will appeal to visual learners.

Subjects: Methods, Linguistics, Hebrew

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Review by Perry J. Oakes
Published 9/24/2013
Citation: Perry J. Oakes, review of Gary A. Long, Grammatical Concepts 101 for Biblical Hebrew: 2nd Edition, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2013).

Review by Hubert James Keener
Published 6/16/2016
Citation: Hubert James Keener, review of Gary A. Long, Grammatical Concepts 101 for Biblical Hebrew, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2016).

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