For more information on the negative particle לְבִלְתִּי see Gesenius §114s. Also, see BDB pg. 116b.
In the video on Ruth 1:13b we came across the verb תֵּעָגֵ֫נָה (Niph’al Imperfect 2fp עגן). In the video I briefly talked about what likely happened to the third root nun. Many of the grammars that are available to you do not address this word, with the exception of Joüon-Muraoka. Therefore, anything said here .Continue reading “The verb עגן in Ruth 1:13b”
For more on the missing dagesh lene, see Gesenius §21.
Brown-Driver-Briggs has a helpful article on יֵשׁ on page 441.
For conditional sentences see Gesenius §159.
For a very helpful explanation on the use of the מן preposition, see BDB.
Other examples of the vav+perfect showing purpose include Gen. 35:5; 1 Sam 25:21; 1 Kings 2:31; 13:3.