17:21 (All the Athenians and the foreigners who lived there used to spend their time 1 in nothing else than telling 2 or listening to something new.) 3
1 tn The imperfect verb ηὐκαίρουν (hukairoun) has been translated as a customary or habitual imperfect.
3 sn This is a parenthetical note by the author. The reference to newness may be pejorative.
4 tn The participle ἀκούσαντες (akousante") has been taken temporally.