Hebrew Grammar Worksheets, 1836, Amasa Lyman Copy

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איתן משׁה וכלב
 
Prefixes.
מ signifies from, out of, on account of, in comparison with.
ה " [signifies] the, this, that.
ו " [signifies] and, but, yet, then, that.
כ " [signifies] as, like, according to, when.
ל " [signifies] to, as to, for, of.
ב " [signifies] in, with, over, by.
The article the is sometimes to be supplied after some of the above prefixes.
 
Nouns.
Nouns are formed from verbs, 1. By changing their vowels.
2. By dropping one (sometimes two) letters of the root.
3. By adding to a root,
ה ,נ ,מ י at the end,
א מ at the beginning,
ת at the beginning or end,
ו or י in the middle.
 
Terminations of Nouns.
וּת יִת ה singular fem.
תׁ וֺת plural fem.
ת ַת ֵה construct fem. sing.
ם ִים. plural masc.
י ֵ plur. construct.
יִַם dual.
Note. A perfect root contains three radical letters, an imperfect root contains but two or one.
 
Possessive Pronouns, called Suffixes.
a book.
י -ִ my
ךָ כָה ךְ thy
וֺ הוּ ו his (its)
הּ הָ her (its)
נוּ our
כֶם כֶּן your
הֶם ם הֶן their
 
י -ִ ךָ
וֺ כ
י
ם ךְ
ם
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איתן משׁה וכלב
 
Prefixes.
מ signifies from, out of, on account of, in comparison with.
ה " [signifies] the, this, that.
ו " [signifies] and, but, yet, then, that.
כ " [signifies] as, like, according to, when.
ל " [signifies] to, as to, for, of.
ב " [signifies] in, with, over, by.
The article the is sometimes to be supplied after some of the above prefixes.
 
Nouns.
Nouns are formed from verbs, 1. By changing their vowels.
2. By dropping one (sometimes two) letters of the root.
3. By adding to a root,
ה ,נ , י at the end,
א מ at the beginning,
ת at the beginning or end,
ו or י in the middle.
 
Terminations of Nouns.
וּת יִת ה singular fem.
תׁ וֺת plural fem.
ת ַת ֵה construct fem. sing.
ם ִים. plural masc.
י ֵ plur. construct.
יִַם dual.
Note. A perfect root contains three radical letters, an imperfect root contains but two or one.
 
Possessive Pronouns, called Suffixes.
a book.
י -ִ my
ךָ כָה ךְ thy
וֺ הוּ ו his (its)
הּ הָ her (its)
נוּ our
כֶם כֶּן your
הֶם ם הֶן their
 
י -ִ ךָ
וֺ כ
י
ם ךְ
ם
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