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The Grammar of Modern Hebrew

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  • Author: Lewis Glinert, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
  • Date Published: November 2004
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521611886

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  • A reference book on Modern Hebrew morphology and syntax, this describes the language as it is really spoken and written in Israel today. The author pays particular attention to functional distinctions, giving equal weight to colloquial and formal usage.

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    • Date Published: November 2004
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521611886
    • length: 612 pages
    • dimensions: 246 x 192 x 34 mm
    • weight: 1.09kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Abbreviations and conventions
    1. About Israeli Hebrew
    2. The data
    3. The description
    4. Pronunciation and spelling
    5. Definite and indefinite
    6. Constructs and possessives
    7. Pronouns and other pro-words
    8. Quantifiers
    9. Determiners
    10. Adjectives as modifiers
    11. Preposition phrases and adverbs as modifiers
    12. Agreement in the noun phrase
    13. Tense, modality and aspect
    14. Active and passive
    15. Object phrases
    16. 'Be' and 'have' constructions
    17. Ellipsis and subject-less clauses
    18. Agreement in the clause
    19. Preposition phrases
    20. Degree words and comparatives
    21. Adjunct adverbials
    22. Focus adverbs
    23. Disjunct adverbials
    24. Link adverbials
    25. Pro-adverbs
    26. Questions
    27. Exclamations
    28. Requests
    29. Negation
    30. Types of subordination
    31. Complement clauses
    32. Adverbial clauses
    33. Relative clauses
    34. Apposed clauses
    35. Coordination
    36. Apposition
    37. Topic, focus and word order
    38. Noun types
    39. Gender and number in the noun
    40. Verb types and their inflections
    41. Adjective types and their inflection
    42. Prepositions: form and inflection
    Notes to chapters

  • Author

    Lewis Glinert, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

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