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§ 154. Special Tense Suffixes. 1. (-ε-σκον, (-ε-σκόμην as an iterative suffix is found in some forms of the imperfect and aorist indicative. E. g. A 490, “πωλέσκετο”, ‘he used to frequent.’ A 492, “ποθέεσκε”, ‘he used to yearn for.’ I 331, “δόσκον” (second aorist of “δίδωμι”), ‘I repeatedly gave.’

2. -θο- or -θε- is a suffix of no special meaning, serving to lengthen the stem. E. g. A 219, “σχέθε” (Attic “ἔσχε”). A 491, “φθινύθεσκε”, i. e. “φθινυ” + “θε” + “σκε” (iterative).

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