FW: [b-hebrew] Re: paraphrases, etc
peterkirk at qaya.org
Fri Jan 7 11:43:57 EST 2005
On 07/01/2005 15:50, Jim West wrote:
> At 10:44 AM 1/7/2005, you wrote:
>> A translation should not make its
>> readers think that they understand the Bible better than they actually
> This is an excellent point!
Precisely. It should not allow readers to think that they understand
"cleanness of teeth" in Amos when in fact it is nothing to do with
dental hygiene. It should explain what the phrase actually means in the
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