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1

when do two negatives not cancel out in Greek?

when οὐ follows οὐ

2

when do two negatives cancel out in Greek?

when μη follows οὐ

3

what does ἐστι mean when it comes at the beginning of a sentence?

'there is...' (it is existential)

4

what is conveyed by an optative verb and αν?

a potential

5

what is conveyed by an optative on its own, without αν?

a wish

6

what meaning does a μεν on its own convey?

a restrictive sense = at least

7

in the phrase κορυφης ὑπερτελλοντα, why is κορυφης in the genitive?

because the ὑπερ- has made it so

8

give the principle parts of ἐλαυνω

ἐλαυνω, ἐλω/ἐλαω, ἠλασα, ἐληλακα, ἐληλαμαι, ἠλαθην

9

give the principle parts of διδωμι

διδωμι, δωσω, ἐδωκα, δεδωκα, δεδομαι, ἐδοθην

10

give the principle parts of δοκεω

δοκεω, δοξω, ἐδοξα, ---, δεδογμαι, εδοχθην

11

what is the difference between οὐ and μη?

οὐ is the negative of fact or statement, and contradicts and denies.
μη is the negative and the will and thought, and rejects and deprecates.

12

give the principle parts of κτεινω

κτεινω, κτενω/κτενεω, ἐκτεινα/ἐκτανον/ἐκταν, ἐκτονα, ---, ἐκταθην

13

give the principle parts of αἱρεω

αἱρεω, αἱρησω, εἱλον, ἡρηκα, ἡρημαι, ἡρεθην

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