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[*] 157. The Passive Voice denotes that the subject receives the action of the verb. “Πολύστρατος . . . συνελήφθη”, ANDOC.1.13; Polystratos was arrested. “ὁ τῆς πόλεως . . . κόσμος . . . συνταράττεται”, DEM.25.19: The constitution of the state is disturbed. “ἐτέθυτο τὰ ἱερά”, ANTIPHON, 1.17. “ἀπεφέρετο ἐκ τοῦ δεσμωτηρίου τεθνεώς,” LYS.12.18. “λέγεται”, DEM.24.212; It is said. “διδάσκεται ἄνθρωπος”, PLATO , Meno, 87 C, which is actively expressed by “ἄνθρωπος μανθάνει”, PLATO, Soph. 262C.
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