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2220 VERBS OF CAUTION

Verbs of caution ( cross2210 b, cross2224 a) have, in negative clauses, the construction either of

a. Verbs of effort, and take ὅπως μή with the future indicative:

εὐλαβούμενοι ὅπως μὴ . . . οἰχήσομαι taking care that I do not depart P. Ph. 91c, ὅρα_ ὅκως μή σευ ἀποστήσονται beware lest they revolt from thee Hdt. 3.36.

b. Verbs of fearing, and take μή (μὴ οὐ) or ὅπως μή ( cross2230) with the subjunctive (or optative):

ὁρᾶτε μὴ πάθωμεν take care lest we suffer X. C. 4.1.15, φυλάττου ὅπως μὴ . . . εἰς τοὐναντίον ἔλθῃς be on your guard lest you come to the opposite X. M. 3.6.16, ὑποπτεύομεν . . . ὑ_μᾶς μὴ οὐ κοινοὶ ἀποβῆτε we suspect that you will not prove impartial T. 3.53, ὑποπτεύσα_ς μὴ τὴν θυγατέρα λέγοι, ἤρετο κτλ. suspecting that he meant his daughter, he asked, etc. X. C. 5.2.9. So with a past indicative ( cross2233).

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