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μνημονεύεις. Almost all recent edd. adopt the conjecture μνημονεύσεις, but without necessity. The question, ‘dost thou remember my advice?’ naturally implies here, ‘dost thou intend to observe it?’—and so N.'s answer, σάφ᾽ ἴσθ̓, follows the present tense just as fitly as it would follow the future. For the place of “οὖν” in the verse, cp. O. C. 1205, Tr. 1247.

παρῄνεσα: referring to 56 ff.

συνῄνεσα, ‘agreed’: O. C. 1508 n. Remark the two compounds of “αἰνέω” at the end of two successive verses: cp. Ar. Eq. 1370 f. “μετεγγραφήσεται”, | ...“ἐγγεγράψεται”: Soph. Tr. 1265 f. “συγγνωμοσύνην” | ...“ἀγνωμοσύνην”.


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    • Aristophanes, Knights, 1370
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