This companion volume to A Short Grammar of Biblical Aramaic by Alger Johns provides translations for the exercises in the textbook. Addressing each chapter of the grammar, James Jumper offers valuable annotations, grammar reminders, and easy cross-referencing.
From the Preface: "The key constantly strives to repeat and cross-reference important linguistic concepts and ideas in an effort to help students [and other scholars] learn key features of Aramaic that they will encounter as they learn and translate."
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Lesson I. Phonology of Biblical Aramaic
Lesson II. Nouns and Adjectives
Lesson III. Independent Personal Pronouns and Suffixes on Nouns
Lesson IV. Other Pronouns
Lesson V. The Verbal System: The Perfect
Lesson VI. The Verbal System: The Imperfect, the Infinitive, Etc.
Lesson VII. Classes of Nouns
Lesson VIII. The Derived Active Conjugations
Lesson IX. The Passive and Reflexive Conjugations
Lesson X. Laryngeal Verbs
Lesson XI. Pe Nun, Pe Yodh, and Pe Aleph Verbs
Lesson XII. Hollow Verbs
Lesson XIII. Geminate Verbs
Lesson XIV. Lamedh He Verbs
Lesson XV. Other Doubly Weak and Irregular Verbs
Lesson XVI. Verbal Suffixes: With the Perfect
Lesson XVII. Verbal Suffixes: With the Imperfect, the Infinitive, Etc.
Lesson XVIII. Noun Types
Lesson XIX. Similar Noun Classes
Lesson XX. The Numerals