[b-hebrew] word order

Peter Kirk peter at qaya.org
Thu Dec 1 08:22:20 EST 2005

On 01/12/2005 00:49, Dave Washburn wrote:

>On Wednesday 30 November 2005 15:53, you wrote:
>> ...
>>Not actually to answer the question - but I just looked at
>>Heimerdinger's treatment of this issue ("Topic, Focus and Foreground in
>>Ancient Hebrew Narrative", p.25), and he notes that Muraoka excludes
>>WAYYIQTOL clauses from his investigation but still consludes that V-S is
>>the basic word order.
>Is that the Jouon-Muraoka grammar, his book on emphatic constructions, or some 
Heimerdinger references Muraoka's 1985 book "Emphatic Words and 
Structures in Biblical Hebrew" (Jerusalem: Magnes Press). He also writes 
in a footnote "Thus view is reiterated in Joüon and Muraoka (1991: 579, 
par. 155k)".

Peter Kirk
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