Elements of the Greek Language: Exhibited, for the Most Part, in New Rules, Made Easy to the Memory by Their Brevity : Being a Translation of Dr. Moor's Celebrated Greek Grammar, to which are Added Greville Ewing's Continuation and Syntax

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Collins and Perkins, 1807 - Greek language - 186 pages

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Page 139 - the seed and the fruit differ. And if the nominatives differ in person, the verb agrees with the first person rather than the second, and the second rather than the third ; as,
Page 136 - 2. Two or more antecedents in the singular, take a relative plural, and if the antecedents differ in gender, the relative agrees with the masculine rather than the feminine, and the feminine rather than the neuter; as,
Page 117 - the man strikes, striking is the attribute or action ascribed to the man, the present time is marked, and an affirmation is included, that this property
Page 128 - If the nouns so connected differ in gender, the adjective agrees with the masculine rather than the feminine, and the feminine rather than the neuter ; as,
Page 139 - I and thou will do what is right. 5. A verb between two nominatives of different numbers may agree with either ; as,
Page 134 - are either masculine or feminine according to the sex of the person to Whom they refer. GENERAL RULES. I. A primitive or personal pronoun agrees with a substantive noun in number and case, and with an adjective noun in number, case, and gender, when the noun
Page 159 - literally, at twos. 2. It denotes motion or tendency, so as to arrive at, and then may be rendered to or into, when applied to place,

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