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59. The aorist is generally used with ἐπεί or ἐπειδή, after that, the aorist with the particle being equivalent to our pluperfect. So after ἕως and πρίν, until. E.g. But the pluperfect may still be used after ἐπεί or ἐπειδή, to give additional emphasis to the doubly past action; as in DEM. xviii. 42,ἐπειδὴ ἐξηπάτησθε μὲν ὑμεῖς, ἐξηπάτηντο δὲ οἱ Φωκεῖς καὶ ἀνῄρηντο αἱ πόλεις, τί ἐγένετο;

So in Latin we have generally postquam venit, but occasionally postquam venerat.

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