Topic, Focus, and Questions in Biblical Greek (Part 6 of Word Order)

August 12, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso discusses topic, focus and question words in biblical Greek, and how each of these affects word order. Show notes Kirk, A. (2012). Word order and information structure in New Testament Greek. Leiden University. Series Part 1: Introduction to Word Order … Read More

Basic Word Order in Biblical Greek: VSO, SVO, or Both? (Part 5 of Word Order)

July 14, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso discusses the basic word order of biblical Greek. Show notes Davison, M. E. (1989). New Testament Greek Word Order. Literary and Linguistic Computing, 41, 19-28. Friberg, T. (1982). New Testament Greek word order in light of discourse considerations. PhD … Read More

Practicing the Biblical Languages 30 Minutes Every Day with Alan Cossey

July 7, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Nick Messmer talks with Alan Cossey about his experience learning biblical Greek and Hebrew, including how he has managed to practice 30 minutes nearly every day for 2 years. Where to listen The Biblical Languages Podcast hosts discussions and interviews related … Read More

Speaking Ancient Languages, Translating vs. Glossing, and Explicit Grammar

June 29, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post This episode is a recording of a livestream event hosted by the Ancient Language Institute. They invited Nick Messmer, co-founder of Biblingo and co-host of the Biblical Languages Podcast, to be a part of their roundtable discussion about how to learn ancient languages, specifically in light of modern second language … Read More

Grammar-Translation, Communicative Approaches, and Ancient Languages

June 22, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post This episode is a recording of a livestream event hosted by the Ancient Language Institute. They invited Nick Messmer, co-founder of Biblingo and co-host of the Biblical Languages Podcast, to be a part of their roundtable discussion about how to learn ancient languages, specifically in light of modern second … Read More