[b-hebrew] Proverbs 5:16 - a declaration or a question ?
George F Somsel
gfsomsel at juno.com
Mon Dec 27 13:51:18 EST 2004
On Mon, 27 Dec 2004 17:27:27 +0000 "Maurice A. O'Sullivan"
<mauros at iol.ie> writes:
> At 18:05 27/12/2004, George F Somsel wrote:
> >Typo alert if you simply copied this.
> >"would road, with the Samaritan" should be "would read with the
> Thanks for spotting the typo -- but shouldn't it be " would read,
> with the
> Samaritan "? Much as I appreciate a reading companion, I don't have
> Samaritan to hand right now <vbg>
> [ on the correct use of the comma, I recommend you read:
> Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" by Lynn
> Truss ]
Yes, it's very humorously written. I do, however, know well when a comma
or an apostrophe is necessary though I do sometimes neglect such matters
when concentrating on other matters.
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