Biblical Hebrew: Learning a Sacred Language

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Biblical Hebrew: Learning a Sacred Language

2018

Professor Michael Carasik has designed these 36 episodes as your authoritative primer on everything from the Hebrew alphabet and punctuation marks to essential vocabulary and advanced grammatical rules. Whether you're just...

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In This Series

Studying Biblical Hebrew
Episode 1
Studying Biblical Hebrew
Learning the Aleph Bet
Episode 2
Learning the Aleph Bet
The Tiberian Vowel System
Episode 3
The Tiberian Vowel System
Roots of Semitic Verbs
Episode 4
Roots of Semitic Verbs
Hebrew Verb Forms and the Definite Article
Episode 5
Hebrew Verb Forms and the Definite Article
Hebrew's Attached Prepositions
Episode 6
Hebrew's Attached Prepositions
Adjective Forms and Agreement in Hebrew
Episode 7
Adjective Forms and Agreement in Hebrew
Irregular Hebrew Nouns and Adjectives
Episode 8
Irregular Hebrew Nouns and Adjectives
Hebrew Pronouns and Pronominal Suffixes
Episode 9
Hebrew Pronouns and Pronominal Suffixes
How Hebrew Letters Behave
Episode 10
How Hebrew Letters Behave
Perfect and Imperfect Hebrew Verbs
Episode 11
Perfect and Imperfect Hebrew Verbs
Segholate Nouns and Pausal Forms
Episode 12
Segholate Nouns and Pausal Forms
The Construct Form: Hebrew's Trailer Hitch
Episode 13
The Construct Form: Hebrew's Trailer Hitch
Forming Hebrew Construct Chains
Episode 14
Forming Hebrew Construct Chains
Hebrew Verb Classifications: Binyanim
Episode 15
Hebrew Verb Classifications: Binyanim
Question Words in Hebrew
Episode 16
Question Words in Hebrew
Hebrew Participles
Episode 17
Hebrew Participles
Counting in Hebrew
Episode 18
Counting in Hebrew
Hebrew Roots with Guttural Letters
Episode 19
Hebrew Roots with Guttural Letters
Hebrew's Lamed-Hey Roots
Episode 20
Hebrew's Lamed-Hey Roots
Hebrew's Roots Beginning with Yud
Episode 21
Hebrew's Roots Beginning with Yud
Irregular Hebrew Verbs
Episode 22
Irregular Hebrew Verbs
Hebrew's Hollow Verbs
Episode 23
Hebrew's Hollow Verbs
The Infinitive in Hebrew
Episode 24
The Infinitive in Hebrew
Jussives, Cohortatives, and "Hava Nagila"
Episode 25
Jussives, Cohortatives, and "Hava Nagila"
The Imperative Form in Hebrew
Episode 26
The Imperative Form in Hebrew
Verbs of the Hiphil Binyan
Episode 27
Verbs of the Hiphil Binyan
Piel Verbs and Passive Binyanim
Episode 28
Piel Verbs and Passive Binyanim
Reflexive Binyanim: Niphal and Hitpa'el
Episode 29
Reflexive Binyanim: Niphal and Hitpa'el
Reading the Bible in Hebrew: Joshua 1
Episode 30
Reading the Bible in Hebrew: Joshua 1
Geminate Verbs and Reading Numbers 22
Episode 31
Geminate Verbs and Reading Numbers 22
Hebrew's Object Suffixes
Episode 32
Hebrew's Object Suffixes
Hebrew Oaths and Other Idioms
Episode 33
Hebrew Oaths and Other Idioms
Understanding Hebrew Punctuation Marks
Episode 34
Understanding Hebrew Punctuation Marks
Choosing a Hebrew Bible
Episode 35
Choosing a Hebrew Bible
Helpful Hebrew Reference Books
Episode 36
Helpful Hebrew Reference Books