32:9 When 1 they went up to the Eshcol Valley and saw the land, they frustrated the intent of the Israelites so that they did not enter 2 the land that the Lord had given 3 them.
1 tn The preterite with vav (ו) consecutive is here subordinated to the parallel yet chronologically later verb in the next clause.
2 tn The infinitive construct here with lamed (ל) is functioning as a result clause.
3 tn The Lord had not given it yet, but was going to give it. Hence, the perfect should be classified as a perfect of resolve.