What is the significance of the word "Veyaradti"? Why does the Torah insert it?
Rashi: This is actually one of the ten places where the Torah records that Hashem came down to earth. 1
See Sifsei Chachamim.
What are the implications of the word "Vedibarti Imach"?
Rashi: It implies that Hashem would speak specifically to Moshe and not to the elders. 1
What is the meaning of "Ve'atzalti min ha'Ru'ach asher alecha"?
Rashi #2 (in Bereishis 27:36): It means that Hashem will separate (siphon off) some of the spirit of Moshe and place it on the elders.
Ramban #1: It means that Hashem held back 3 some of the spirit that He placed on Moshe and placed it upon them.
Ramban (citing Targum Onkelos): The word 'Atzal' means 'to draw'
Rashi: Like a lamp from which one takes a light to kindle another lamp, which loses nothing of its own light.
Ramban: As is the case here.
Ramban: As in Toldos. Note: Targum Yonasan's translation in both places concurs with that of Targum Onkelos.
What is the Torah telling u here? Why does the Pasuk not inform us as to what Hashem told Moshe.
Ramban: The Torah is teaching us here that Hashem did not appear to the elders at all, and that they only knew of the prophecy via what He told Moshe. 1
Ramban: In other words, the Atzilus was synonymou with Hashem speaking with Moshe, as indicated in Pasuk 28. See also Ba'al ha'Turim.
What does "Vesamti aleihem" tell us about Moshe Rabeinu?
Rashi: It teaches us that he lost nothing of his own spirit in the process.
What are the implications of "Venas'u Itach be'Masa ha'Am"?
Rashi: Moshe was to make their appointment conditional upon their acceptance to deal with the problems of Hashem's children. 1
Ramban: It implied that throughout their sojourn in the desert, the elders were aware of everything that Hashem spoke to Moshe concerning communal matters. Consequently, whenever Moshe had a Divine message to convey, they had already prophesied it and passed it on to the members of their respective tribes. 2
And why did Hashem see fit to conclude "ve'Lo Sisa Atah Levadecha"?
Rashi: Hashem was informing Moshe that this was the reply to his complaint in Pasuk 14.
Ramban: Refer to 11:17:6:2*.