[b-hebrew] syntax question

Dr. Joe Sprinkle jsprinkle at crossroadscollege.edu
Wed Sep 3 19:19:25 EDT 2003


To say "I wanted her to marry him but she didn't" I would probably reword 
to "I said [in my heart], `May she become [jussive form] for him a woman' 
but she did not become for him a woman."  

AMARTI [BeLIBBI] TeHI LO ISHSHAH 
VeLO' HAYTAH LO 'ISHSHAH. 

Joe




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