A Grammar of the Greek language: originally composed for the College-School at Gloucester : in which it has been the editor's design to reject what, in the most improved editions of Cambden [sic], is redundant ... and to consign to an appendix what is not requisite to be got by heart
Evert Duyckinck and T. & J. Swords, 1815 - Foreign Language Study - 223 pages
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1st Aor 1st F 1st Future 2d Aor 2d Aorist 2d F 2d Person 3d Plural 3d Sing Accents Adjectives Adverbs Anomals Aorist is formed Apocope Article Attic Dialect Barytons changes Compounds Consonant Crasis Dative Declension derive their Tenses Diphthong Dissyllables Doric Doric Dialect Dual Feminine Fourth Conjugation Genitive Grammar Grammarians Greek Imper Imperfect Tenses INDICATIVE MOOD Infinitive inserting Ionic IstF jEolic Latin Letters long Vowel Masculine Middle Voice Nominative Nouns Number Oblique obsolete Ofit Optat Participle Passive and Middle Paulo-post-Future Penultima Perf Perfect Active Perfect and Pluperfect Perfect Middle Perfect Passive Perfect Tenses Person Singular Pluperfect Plur Poetic Poets preceding Preposition Pres Present and Imperfect Present Tense Primitives Pronoun Pure Reduplication Second Aorist Second Future Short Signification Simples sometimes st F Subjunctive Mood Substantives Syllable Syncope Terminations Third Conjugation Verbs beginning Vocative Words XENOPH
Page ii - Grammars is not at present made indispensably necessary to admission into the University, yet every scholar who may be accepted after the present Commencement without such knowledge, will be required immediately to form a radical and intimate acquaintance with them, as no student will be permitted at the classical exercises to use any other Grammar. Cambridge, July 7, 1799.
Page 54 - IIVUM. first Aorist. The first aorist is formed from the first aorist active, by adding p/iv ; as, efv^a, eTin^apTv.
Page 43 - First Aorist. The First Aorist is formed from the First Future, by changing *> into <*, and prefixing the Augment ; as, TvvJ/ío, етифл.
Page 52 - First Future. The first future is formed from the third person singular of the first aorist, by adding crojucw and casting off the augment ; as, Second Aorist.
Page 104 - I. A Short* Vowel at the End of a Word, when the following begins with a Double Consonant, or Two Single Consonants is usually made Long. II. A Snort Vowel before p, я7, х7, the last even with a Liquid following, is rendered Common : as, HBSTOD.
Page ii - Students, in consequence of that diversity, to which, under present instructors, they have been accustomed in their preparatory course ; to promote, so far as may be, the cause of Literature, by preventing those evils in future, the Government of the University, on due consideration of the subject, has thought it expedient to request all instructors of Youth, who may resort to Cambridge for education, to adopt Adam's Latin Grammar and the Gloucester Greek Grammar, with reference to such pupils, as...
Page 52 - The first aorist is formed from the third person singular of the perfect, by changing...
Page 62 - By prefixing the. Reduplication. The Reduplication is of Two Sorts : Proper, when the First Consonant of the Present Tense is repeated with < ; as, Sw, AJ«fn.
Page 92 - They were at last persuaded. A Participle is used absolutely with a Noun or Pronoun, most commonly in the Genitive Case, sometimes the Dative, and often the Accusative, especially if it be an Impersonal ; the Nominative rarely. The three former Cases are inreality governed by a Preposition understood, the latter always supposes its proper Verb; as, ipx TTUÇOVÏOÇ, while I was present. Sub. in'.