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1836. In exhortations ἄγε, φέρε, ἴθι (usually with δή, sometimes with νύν), often precede the imperative: ““ἄγε δὴ ἀκούσατεcome listenX. Ap. 14, ““ἄγετε δειπνήσατεgo now, take your supperX. H. 5.1.18, ““ἀλλ᾽ ἴθι εἰπέbut come, sayP. G. 489e.

1837. πᾶς is sometimes used with the second person in poetry: ἄκουε πᾶς hear, every one Ar. Thesm. 372.

1838. The third person may be used in questions: οὐκοῦν κείσθω ταῦτα; shall these points be established? P. L. 820e. Cp. 1842 a.

1839. The imperative may be used in assumptions (hypothetical imperative), to make a concession, or to grant permission: ““ἐμοῦ γ᾽ ἕνεκ᾽ ἔστωlet it be assumed as far as I am concernedD. 20.14, ““οὕτως ἐχέτω ὡς σὺ λέγειςassume it to be as you sayP. S. 201c. So even as a protasis: ““δειξάτω, κἀ_γὼ στέρξωlet him set it forth and I will be contentD. 18.112.

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