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265. The future denotes either continuance or attainment in the future, and is either shall or will.

ἕξω”, I will or shall have, I will or shall get.ἄρξω”, I will or shall be ruler, I will or shall become ruler.

LYCURG.81(Iusiur. ap.): “οὐ ποιήσομαι περὶ πλείονος τὸ ζῆν τῆς ἐλευθερίας”, I will not value life more highly than freedom.

LYS. 1.36:οὐδεὶς αὐτῶν ἅψεται” , No one will touch them.

PLATO, Apol. 29E:οὐκ εὐθὺς ἀφήσω αὐτὸν οὐδ᾽ ἄπειμι” (will).

THUC.1.22.4:ἀρκούντως ἕξει”, It will (shall) suffice.

AR. Ach. 203: “ἐγὼ δὲ φεύξομαί” (will) “γε τοὺς Ἀχαρνέας”.

EUR. Bacch. 63:συμμετασχήσω ῾ωιλλ̓ χορῶν” . fr. 176:τίς γὰρ πετραῖον σκόπελον οὐτάζων δορὶ” | “ὀδύναισι δώσει” (will succeed in, etc.);

PIND. O. 1.37: “σὲ δ᾽ ἀντία προτέρων φθέγξομαι” (will).

HOM. Od. 1.88: “αὐτὰρ ἐγὼν Ἰθάκηνδ᾽ ἐσελεύσομαι”.

Il. 1.29: “τὴν δ᾽ ἐγὼ οὐ λύσω”.

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