Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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In impersonal passives the subject is merely indicated in the verbal ending: λέγεταί τε καὶ γράφεται speeches (λόγοι) and writings (γράμματα) are composed P. Phae. 261b. This construction is relatively rare, but commonest in the perfect and pluperfect: οὐκ ἄλλως αὐτοῖς πεπόνηται their labour has not been lost P. Phae. 232a, ἐπεὶ αὐτοῖς παρεσκεύαστο when their preparations were completed X. H. 1.3.20.

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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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