[B-Greek] hPER DE

Elizabeth Kline kline_dekooning at earthlink.net
Thu May 28 11:50:09 EDT 2009


On May 28, 2009, at 8:34 AM, Steve Runge wrote:

> I am not sure what of Levinsohn you have read, but your rendering  
> here is within the scope of how he describes DE, marking the next  
> step or development of the story or argument. The presence of  
> contrast is not a bench mark that he has set, but instead is found  
> more in traditional explanations. I maintain that neither KAI nor DE  
> indicate the presence of semantic continuity or discontinuity, as do  
> AND and BUT in English. Your description fits well with the view of  
> DE marking the next development or stage of the discourse.
>
> As horrified as you may be about this (in the cataphoric sense), you  
> may agree with Levinsohn more than you think.

Thank you Steve,

I tend to get these linguists mixed up. Perhaps I have read a paper by  
someone else and was attributing it to Levinsohn. My error. Thank you  
for the correction.

Elizabeth Kline







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