Constituents in the "wrong places"?

B. Ward Powers bwpowers at
Tue Mar 19 01:00:58 EST 2002

At 08:30 PM 020317 -0800, Glenn Blank wrote:

>FWIW, the Byzantine txt and TR have in Mr 4.30b . . .
>with the noun phrase not interrupted.  I don't know which mss support that
>As Iver pointed out, having a noun phrase interrupted by other words or
>phrases is fairly common.  But NA's Mr 4.30 be seems extreme, even for Greek
>-- you have not only and noun separated from it's adjective,

For your information: "its" does not have an apostrophe except when it is 
an abbreviation for "it is" or "it has". Not when, like here, it is simply 
a possessive. Anymore than you would put an apostrophe in other possessive 
pronouns like "hi's" or "her's" or "your's" - there is no apostrophe in 



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