Constituent Order Zech 13:1-2
c stirling bartholomew
cc.constantine at worldnet.att.net
Sat Apr 27 14:48:48 EDT 2002
Been doing a little reading in the book reviews written by A. Niccacci.
Waiting for the library to ILL his "Syntax" so I can read it. Meanwhile, I
am still working in Zechariah, and noted the inversion of constituent order
at the beginning of Zech 13:2.
Zech. 13:1 bayyom hahu¹ yihyeh
Zech. 13:2 wehaya vayyom hahu¹
This is not a narrative.
hyh is not a typical verb.
So what are we to make of this inversion of constituent order?
Clayton Stirling Bartholomew
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