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173. Passives of intransitive verbs.

Passives of intransitive verbs are rare. “ὄνος ὕεται”, PROVERB; A donkey in the rain.

ISOC.11.22:διακεκινδυνευμένοις φαρμάκοις” (risky medicines) “χρωμένην”.

ANT. 5.75:ὅμως δ᾽ οὖν κεκινδυνεύσεται”, periclitatum erit.

THUC.3.23.5: νὺξ . . . ὑπονιφομένη πολὺ τὸ ὕδωρ ἐν αὐτῇ ἐπεποιήκει”, The snowiness of the night had caused a rise in the water.

HDT.2.22:εἰ ἐχιόνιζε, ὕετο ἂν ταῦτα τὰ χωρία”, If there were any snowfall, these parts would have rain on them. 3.10: “ὕσθησαν γὰρ Θῆβαι αἱ Αἰγύπτιαι . . . οὐ γὰρ δὴ ὕεται τὰ ἄνω τῆς Αἰγύπτου τὸ παράπαν”.

PIND. O. 10.76: “ἀείδετο δὲ πᾶν τέμενος”, The whole grove was full of song.

HOM. Od. 6.131: “ὅς τ᾽” (sc. “λέων”) “εἶσ᾽ ὑόμενος”.

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