“The looser went out to loose.”
A Story to help internalize Greek verb forms
By Mark Lightman
Τὴν δ’ ἐγὼ οὐ λύσω
“I’m not gonna loose her.” Iliad 1:29
Cast of Characters:
ὁ λύων a warrior who sacked a city and took a woman prisoner.
ὁ λυόμενος the woman’s father, who went out to ransom his daughter back.
ἡ λυομένη the woman herself, who is getting set free.
ὁ λύων ἐξῆλθε λῦσαι γυναῖκα. ἐν τῷ ...