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ACCENT OF ENCLITICS active voice acute accent add the ending Adverb anastrophe antepenult aorist passive aorist stem circumflex accent compound contracted syllable crasis Declined naming DIVISION OF WORDS double consonant enclitic retains following vowel FORMATION OF TENSES forms future perfect future stem Gender genitive and dative Genitive Dative Accusative Genitive of Touching genitive plural governed grave accent GREEK AT SIGHT Greek language Imperative imperfect Indicative Mood Infinitive last syllable laws of accent learned lexicon long by nature Middle and Passive middle voice Nominative Genitive Dative Optative optative mood paroxytone Participle passive voice penult is long perfect middle stem Phillips Exeter Academy pluperfect Preposition PROCLITICS proparoxytone READING GREEK retains its accent root RULES OF ACCENT second aorist tense sight-reading Singular student Subjunctive syllable is long tabulation takes the acute takes the circumflex tense sign tive TOV Tt Verb vowel or diphthong WORDS INTO SYLLABLES Xenophon
Page 26 - The modern use is to capitalize proper names and the first word of a sentence. Poetry does not capitalize the first word of a line, unless under the above rule. Syllabication Each Greek word has as many syllables as it has vowels or diphthongs.
Page 21 - Two words used together, the first ending in a vowel and the second beginning with a vowel, are sometimes mingled, the coronis being placed over the contraction.
Page 20 - The endings a< and ot are short, except in the optative mood and in the adverb oścot, at home.
Page 23 - An enclitic of two syllables retains its accent if it follows a word which has the acute accent on the penult, as \oyo< T<i/e's. An enclitic retains its accent when it has nothing to lean upon, as at the beginning of a sentence, also after an elision, as тгoAAo< и