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Title: Diversions of Juncture
Subtitle: On Shenoutean Anacolutha, and Other Puzzles of Unexpected Syntax
Author(s): SHISHA-HALEVY, Ariel
Journal: Journal of Coptic Studies
Volume: 18    Date: 2016   
Pages: 113-179
DOI: 10.2143/JCS.18.0.3191770

Abstract :
This paper consists of two parts. The first is a special commented mini-chrestomathy: I present grammatically classified Shenoutean passages, briefly commenting on their structure and analytic implications. Thereafter I will share with the reader, at some length, reflections on issues arising from consideration of these texts, beginning with a discussion of the meaning and significance of the anacoluthia concept, in a language such as Coptic.

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