Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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1892

The imperfect, when accompanied by an expression of past time, is used of actions which had been in progress for some time and were still in progress (cp. cross1885): τὸ Πήγιον ἐπὶ πολὺν χρόνον ἐστασίαζε Rhegium had been for a long time in a state of faction T. 4.1. If the action is regarded as completed the pluperfect is used.

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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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