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Aarcov accent accusative adjective admits adverb airb Anna Comnena aorist indicative aorist subjunctive apodosis apposition avro avrov avrovvov catalectic Classical Compare Constantinople continued future dative declension denoting diphthongs dipody elve enclitic ending Eunapius expresses feminine fiov followed future indicative future subjunctive genders genitive iambic imperat imperative imperfect indicative indeclinable Indicative Active Indicative Passive infinitive inflected irov Masc masculine Modern Greek negatively Neut neuter nominative nouns o-ov Orav ovras paroxytone perfect participle passive Periphrastic pers personal pronoun plur plural preceded preposition present indicative present or aorist proclitic Procopius pronunciation proparoxytone proper name protasis Romaic rrjs sentence sing singular Slavic sound subj Subjunctive Active Subjunctive Passive substantive syllable synizesis tenses Theophanes thou tive tovto Trjv tt)v ttjv verbs vowel vowel-sounds words write ypdyjrei
Page 179 - For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldst set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee : If any be blameless, the husband of one wife, having faithful children, not accused of riot, or unruly.
Page xvii - III. All new words are to be formed by derivation and composition after the analogy of the ancient language.
Page 42 - S in the genitive singular, and in all the cases of the plural...
Page xxiii - Grcecus, and some of its derivatives, in the sense of pagan, gentile, idolater, apparently because the Greeks were the most prominent Gentile people with which they were acquainted, This signification passed into the works of Christian authors, the Greeks, properly so-called) being designated by the term "EXXaS1xo1 or rpa1Koi.
Page 137 - REFLEXIVE PRONOUN. The reflexive pronoun refers to the subject of the sentence in which it stands.
Page iv - But important as are these deviations from the classical standard, the modern dialect is so intimately connected with the ancient, that a critical knowledge of the former without a corresponding knowledge of the latter is wholly out of the question. In fact, a Greek's mastery of his mother tongue is just in proportion to his acquaintance with Ancient Greek.