This is a standard text for Intermediate students of New Testament Greek. The author, Ernest De Witt Burton, states that:
Its main purpose is to contribute to the interpretation of the New Testament by the exposition of the functions of the verb in New Testament Greek, so far as those functions are expressed by the distinctions of mood and tense.Preface, page v.
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Ernest De Witt Burton [1856-1925], Syntax of the Moods and Tenses in New Testament Greek, 3rd edn. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1898. Hbk. pp.215. [Click to visit the download page for this title]
Table of Contents
- The Tenses
- Tenses of the Independent Moods
- Tenses of the Participle
- Finite Moods and Subordinate Clauses
- The Infinitive
- The Participle
- The Use of Negatives with Verbs
- Negatives with the Indicative
- Negatives with the Subjunctive, Optative, and Imperative
- Negatives with the Infinitive and Participle
- Successive and Double Negatives