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280. Future perfect active.

The future perfect active is found chiefly in the periphrastic form, where it has the full perfect force. The simple form is found only in a few verbs in which the perfect is used as a present: “τεθνήξω”, I shall be dead;ἑστήξω”, I shall stand.

ἂν ταῦτ᾽ εἰδῶμεν, καὶ τὰ δέοντ᾽ ἐσόμεθ᾽ ἐγνωκότες καὶ λόγων ματαίων ἀπηλλαγμένοι,DEM.4.50.πῶς οὖν εὔοπκα ἀντομωμοκὼς ἔσται φάσκων εὖ εἰδέναι;ANTIPHON, 1.8 . “ἆρ᾽ οὖν τὸν ἀεὶ χρόνον μεμαθηκυῖα ἔσται ψυχὴ αὐτοῦ;PLATO , Meno, 86 A (future ascertainment). “τεθνήξεις,AR. Vesp. 654 ; You will be a dead man.ἑστήξω παρ᾽ αὐτόν,Lys. 634 ; I will stand by his side.

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