New International Version
I too will have my say; I too will tell what I know.
King James Bible
I said, I will answer also my part, I also will shew mine opinion.
Darby Bible Translation
I will answer, I also in my turn, I also will shew what I know:
World English Bible
I also will answer my part, and I also will show my opinion.
Young's Literal Translation
I answer, even I -- my share, I shew my opinion -- even I.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I will answer also my part - אענה חלקי aaneh chelki, "I will recite my portion." We have already seen that the book of Job is a sort of drama, in which several persons have their different parts to recite. Probably the book was used in this way, in ancient times, for the sake of public instruction. Eliphaz, Zophar, and Bildad, had recited their parts, and Job had responded to each: nothing was brought to issue. Elihu, a bystander, perceiving this, comes forward and takes a part, when all the rest had expended their materials: yet Elihu, though he spoke well, was incapable of closing the controversy; and God himself appears, and decides the case.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Library"For they that are after the Flesh do Mind,"
Rom. viii. s 5, 6.--"For they that are after the flesh do mind," &c. "For to be carnally minded is death, but to be spiritually minded is life and peace." There are many differences among men in this world, that, as to outward appearance, are great and wide, and indeed they are so eagerly pursued, and seriously minded by men, as if they were great and momentous. You see what a strife and contention there is among men, how to be extracted out of the dregs of the multitude, and set a little higher …
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning
Must I wait, now that they are silent, now that they stand there with no reply?
For I am full of words, and the spirit within me compels me;
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