For a beginning Greek student there is so much vocabulary and so little time. This book helps students maximize their study time by concentrating on the words that appear most often in the Greek New Testament and is divided into two parts. The first part lists the New Testament words according to their frequency of occurrence. The second part groups Greek words according to their root. This lexical aid also includes appendixes that provide tools for learning Greek prepositions and the principal parts of verbs.
The beginning Greek student faces a vexing dilemma: a myriad of vocabulary words to learn and little time to learn them. One of the century's leading Greek scholars offers a solid solution by organizing Greek words according to their frequency of appearance in the New Testament. This text helps students maximize their study by concentrating on the words that appear most often in the Greek New Testament. (67)
Bruce M. Metzger is the George L. Collord Professor of New Testament Language and Literature Emeritus at Princeton Theological Seminary. A past president of the Society of Biblical Literature and the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, he has made valuable contributions to the areas of textual criticism, philology, paleography, and translation.