Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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The construction is usually ruled by the participle, not by the finite verb, when they have a common object but different constructions, and especially when the object stands nearer the participle: τούτῳ δοὺς ἡγεμόνας πορεύεσθαι ἐκέλευσεν ἡσύχως having given him guides he ordered him to proceed quietly X. C. 5.3.53; and when the common object stands between, as προσπεσόντες τοῖς πρώτοις τρέπουσι falling upon the foremost they put them to flight T. 7.53.

a. Sometimes the finite verb regulates the construction, as καλέσα_ς παρεκελεύετο τοῖς Ἕλλησι he summoned the Greeks and exhorted them X. A. 1.8.11.

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Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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