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Eumenides 269-270

o)/yei de\ kei)/ tij a)/lloj h)/liten brotw=n
h)\ qeo\n h)\ ce/non
tin' a)sebw=n† h)\ toke/aj fi/louj,
e)/xonq' e(/kaston th=j di/khj e)pa/cia.

Does "ei" introduce an indirect question here and is "asebwn" a pariciple or an adjective modifying "brotwn"? I translated this passage:

"and you will see whether someone else of profaned mortal men offended either a god or some guest or beloved parents, each having the things deserving of justice."
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Hello All


Just thought I would say "hi" as I am sure I am going to be asking questions soon. I have finally decided to take the step of actually starting Greek. Trying to do it on my own as my work schedule is too erratic to even think about a class (lawyer). Going with Pharr.

Have a very rusty knowledge of Latin somewhere in my brain -- did it in school in England a really ...
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Participles: Modal Solidarity

An interesting post appeared on the high-strung classics-l list (start of thread) introducing the term modal solidarity, which I have not encountered before. Worth a look.
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Typing polytonic Greek in XP

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Greek characters in windows 98

Please is there any way to use the greek characters and keep them working here in the topics with windows 98?
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participles English to Greek

I'm stumped. How does one translate

those who had ransomed...

I assume it uses a participle because the lesson is on that topic, but what tense?

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Is there such a thing as a Greek thesaurus? I always find my self wondering if two words are synonyms or if it is just my English connotations with their translations that make it seem that way.
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Aoidoi.org — another Homeric Hymn

Homeric Hymn Six, to Aphrodite, has received the usual treatment.
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Getting back into the groove: or, refresher-course hell

Greetings everybody and happy New Year to the Gregorian world!

I'm in a bit of a pickle. My Greek studies were cut short when I fell badly ill and required a few weeks' hospitalization and several months of rehabilitiation, during which I couldn't even think about trying to do something as involved as study. Necessity turned into inertia after recovery, and my desire eventually sapped away to the point when I had more or less ...
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