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english to greek help

Postby lategr8bon » Wed Sep 06, 2006 7:15 pm

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Postby GlottalGreekGeek » Thu Sep 07, 2006 4:11 am

The subjunctive in sentence 3 should be plural, not singular.

You should use the definitive article for "fathers" in the last sentence.

"sunontes" is correct.

"PERSAI" is the name of Aischylos' famous drama, which is indeed about both male and female Persians (in other words, it does not mean "Persian Women"). However, since I am far away from my Greek references, I cannot definitively confirm that "Persoi" is wrong.
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Postby lategr8bon » Thu Sep 07, 2006 2:25 pm

thanks for the help!

in number 3, is the subjunctive plural b/c we are talking about two different things (money and speeches), or b/c those things themselves are plural? in other words, if we were talking about two things that were singular, would it still call for a subjunctive plural? (for example: neither a friend nor a beautiful speech will persuade a man...)

thanks again for the help.
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Re: english to greek help

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Re: english to greek help

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