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June 21st, 2004
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Hebrew Language Reforms

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Date:June 22nd, 2004 06:18 pm (UTC)

reading ancient works

are you kidding? any contemporary mediocre hebrew speaker will have a hard time reading stuff that was written in the 50s, let alone stuff that was written in the turn of the century. the bible, in that sense, is the exception, not the rule.
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Date:June 23rd, 2004 09:19 am (UTC)

Re: reading ancient works

What? You're really exaggerating. Some word usages may seem overly formal from today's point of view, but it's really no big deal as far as understanding. Are you serious?!
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