[B-Greek] Deictic Center

Elizabeth Kline kline_dekooning at earthlink.net
Wed Sep 12 16:40:11 EDT 2007


On Sep 12, 2007, at 1:08 PM, Delbert Flora wrote:

> I’ve tried to follow some threads in the archives on the deictic  
> center (dc) concept. I was wondering if the following is correct,  
> and if so, is this controversial or generally accepted even among  
> traditional grammarians.

Traditional grammarians do not use the term 'deictic center'. This  
term only came into use among NT Greek students in the late 80s and  
early 90s most notably among the Ph.D. candidates working under the  
direction of S.E. Porter.


Elizabeth Kline







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