[b-hebrew] The use of the Yiqtol in Isaiah 1:21

dwashbur at nyx.net dwashbur at nyx.net
Thu Apr 23 09:54:24 EDT 2009



On 23 Apr 2009 at 17:01, George Athas wrote:

> Dave,
> 
> I think we have a similar approach to the language. Any subjunctive action is indefinite, because it has not particularised (i.e. It hasn't happened). Any future action is indefinite, because it too has not particularised (i.e. It hasn't happened).
> 
Agreed.  The remarkable thing is, I really didn't see anybody take this approach to the future 
until Hatav, and some reviews I read considered her approach "radical" because of that.

(Don't ask me who they were because I'm operating from LTMLV here.)

Dave Washburn



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