1486Re: [Synoptic-L] Request for prepublication review
- Nov 30, 2008I would be very interested in seeing it.
San Antonio, TX
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From: "Ruth Les" <ruthles4@...>
Sent: Thursday, November 27, 2008 8:49 PM
Subject: [Synoptic-L] Request for prepublication review
>I have written a ms. titled /Verbal Coordination in the Gospels: An
> Explication of a Residual Aramaic Syntatical Construction /and would
> like a prepublication review.
> My thesis is that underlying certain rough expressions in the Greek text
> of the Gospels there is an Aramaic construction, referred to by Gesenius
> as verbal coordination in Hebrew. I examine various documents in
> Aramaic from the MT text of Daniel through the DSS to the targums and
> the Old Syriac Gospels and find the same construction in Aramaic,
> whereby two verbs in a close syntactical construction function with the
> first verb acting as an adverb of manner to the second verb. After
> investigating the LXX's translation of this construction of the Hebrew
> and Aramaic, I examine various verses from the Gospels and demonstrate
> this construction explains the poor Greek in certain texts and draw
> conclusions for the translations of the text and the impact on the study
> of the life and sayings of Jesus.
> I would post a copy of the ms. to anyone willing to read it with an eye
> toward writing a review, should it be found acceptable.
> C. Leslie Reiter
> 2 Liberty Street
> Onancock, VA 23417 USA
> SBL #R00049
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