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I Have a Preposition for You

Here’s a poem for you by Morris Bishop entitled “To and Fro”:

I lately lost a preposition;
It hid, I thought, beneath my chair
And angrily I cried, “Perdition! 49 more words


The source of SOURCE Expressions: Embodiment

When we talk about prepositional meaning, we have focused on the usage of prepositions in constructional contexts. We have not talked about ἀπό or ἐκ meaning SOURCE or CAUSE, for example, but rather ἀπό and ἐκ being used in SOURCE and CAUSE expressions. 934 more words


ἐκ and ἀπό with temporal expressions in the papyri

One question asked at the Greek Prepositions Workshop at Tyndale House was about the use of ἀπό and ἐκ in temporal expressions beyond the corpus we used.  1,064 more words