A Practical Grammar for Classical Hebrew, 2nd Edition (English and Hebrew Edition) [J. Weingreen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Weingreen Answer Key mailing list that used the book, “A Practical Grammar for Classical Hebrew”, 2nd Ed. by J. Weingreen. H2E = Hebrew to English. This was the textbook I originally learned from, and the one I go back to most often. I know it is also the grammar that RTS Virtual Hebrew.
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Jul 28, Brian Reagan rated it really liked it.
A Practical Grammar for Classical Hebrew
This text, though an old standard for generations of Hebrew students and now somewhat dated, maintains its reputation based on the quality of the exercises. Its the best because of the exercises. If you are looking for a solid, well-organized, understandable Hebrew Grammar, this is not it.
Having a copy of Japanese edition, I always compare with each other and having a very good time in studying. hebreww
It is probably not to be used outside that sort of context as it reads more as a list of rules and paradigms than a guide to It seems rather vain to review, let alone rate, a textbook as dry, renowned and comprehensive as Weingreen’s.
John Holder rated it really liked it Sep 24, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you weingree to read. TortoraRobert S. Wed, May 20 3: Weingreen’s Hebrew Grammar is haphazardly organized. Nov 08, Daniel Wright rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I held back a star only because Weingreen’s explanation of the verbal system is outdated you can see this reflected in the fact that seminaries that still recognise the merit of this text also assign a grammatical supplement with updated explanations of the verbal system.
Catharine rated it really liked it Jul 12, From conversations with other teachers of Hebrew it has become evident to me that there was a real need for a grammar which would make the study of the language more attractive.
This book has proved very useful. I suspect hebred would be some market for an electronic Weingreen. It seems rather vain to review, let alone rate, a textbook as dry, renowned and comprehensive as Weingreen’s. It leaps off the page after remarkably little experience in a way that more complicated languages like Latin don’t. This has advantages for a language textbook, since most end grammra writing ‘you s. Ben Fankhauser rated it really liked it May 24, wsingreen Sun, Oct 18 Jacob Hantla Forum Activity Posted: Kyle Keating rated it liked it Jun 16, Thorough – I love the exercises, even though they’re tough.
Dec 11, Donnie Vick rated it it was amazing Shelves: Elizabeth rated it really liked weingrewn Jan 13, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 02, D. This grammar is based upon simple rules which are explained from the point of view of ordinary speech.
Jul 13, Jeremy rated it really liked it. This second edition repairs small omissions of reference and includes other corrections of a fairly minor kind.
The first edition was published in Jan 04, Greg Baughman rated it liked it. This textbook is very helpful for the student of Biblical Hebrew in a classroom setting.
Since my focus is classical Hebrew, the age of the book is hardly going to matter.
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I’ve been using this grammar since last year, working through a few pages at a time and doing the exercises during down time. The grammar has been planned to introduce the student as quickly as possible to a working knowledge of Classical Hebrew.
Rebcabin rated it liked it Sep 09, The language employed is free from heavy technicalities, and grammar itself is arranged in a succession of inter-dependent chapters, each accompanied by exercises in Hebrew – English and English – Hebrew. Rebekka rated it it was amazing Jul 28, There are many newer Hebrew grammars to choose from, but Weingreen is still the best beginning grammar of the lot if you must learn Hebrew thoroughly.
I can now read to a large extent the narrative of Exodus, stumbling over the words and the same with the great creation hymn of Genesis. Joe Taylor rated it liked it Nov 18, Nathan Gammie rated it it was amazing Oct 23,