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By Bentley Layton

Coptic in 20 classes is written by way of the writer of the main authoritative reference grammar of the Coptic language, and relies on many years of pedagogical adventure. In effortless steps and easy motives, it teaches the styles and syntax of Sahidic Coptic, in addition to the main helpful vocabulary. Drills, compositions, and translation routines allow the coed to realize fluency. All phrases that take place greater than fifty occasions within the Sahidic New testomony are brought lesson by way of lesson in vocabulary lists, that are prepared by means of semantic box and followed by means of either Greek equivalents and English glosses. The booklet concludes with 3 chapters of the Gospel of Mark, during which all new vocabulary is glossed in footnotes. Coptic in 20 classes is the suitable source to be used within the school room or for educating oneself Coptic.

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To', 'for' 'to' Nil NAK Ne (sic) epoi epoK epo ejccui eJccuK hi2HTf or N2HT N2HTe NAq NXC epoq epoc ex(i> 2ICOtOT 2nua)K 21 CO cure ejccuq ejcojc NgHTq NgHTC 210) coq 2ICOCOC 1st pL 2d pi. 3d pi. , which differ according to the ending of the prepersonal state. 1st sing. 2d sing. fem. 2d pi. NA-I Ne-* NH-TN epo-l epo-' epCO-TN eJCCO-l exco-* eJCCO-TN N2HT-TOrN2HT N2HT-e N2HT-THYTN 2ICOCO-T 2noco-Te 2HOT-THYTN 52. Personal suffixes. As you can see, a regular set of personal suffixes is attached to the prepositions.

NC-cyseep. M N - e m e . " T A C I O . possible^. O Y - 6 O M . NET-eiOTC. 2oeiNe. Ne-qjBHp. ® E O O Y where T - 6 O M . 2 e N - E O O Y 2i-'''''Aeio. ne-qjBHp. TET-MAAy. OJHM. translations oy-JCoeic. ^eooy M N - N A I T . d. NCi-eicuT. cyeepe n-Jtoeic. eio. MN-n-TAeio. cPoc 2 M - M N T - p p o . U J H M 2'-®c2iMe. xyw g. o y n e - ne-xc. B. Translate into Coptic, a. Man and woman, b. Husband and wife. c. Men and women, d. The women, e. The brothers. / . The mothers, g. (Any) man (or men) and (any) woman (or women), h.

Eight. T w o . Nine. Four. Ten. Eleven. Twenty-two. Thirty-three. Forty-four. Fifty-five. The sixty-sixth. The seventy-seventh. The eighty-eighth. The ninety-ninth. One hundred ten. 50 LESSON 7 PREPOSITION. PERSONAL SUFFIXES. POSSESSED NOUN. COMPOUND PREPOSITION. COMBINATIVE ADVERB. 49. This lesson mostly concerns the formation of prepositions. [CG 200-202] Coptic has many prepositions (well over a hundred), but fortunately you don't have to leam them all at once. The most common ones will be given in vocabulary lists spread out over several lessons, so you can memorize these a few at a time.

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