[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 
> Samaritan"
> >
> 
> 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 
> a 
> Samaritan to hand right now <vbg>
> 
> [ on the correct use of the comma, I recommend you read: 
>
"<http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1592400876/qid=1104168220
/sr=1-1/ref=sr_1_1/103-5486215-3814239?v=glance&s=books>Eats, 
> 
> Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" by Lynn 
> Truss ]
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Maurice,

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.

george
gfsomsel
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