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The dependent subjunctive in protasis may be used without “κε” or “ἄν”, both in (a) future conditions and in (b) present general conditions—a use almost unknown to Attic Greek. E. g. (a) A 340 f., “εἰ ... γένηται” (Attic “ἐα?ν”). X 86, “εἰ ... κατακτάνῃ”. (b) A 80, “κρείσσων γὰρ βασιλεύς, ὅτε” (Attic “ὅταν”) “χώσεται ἀνδρὶ χέρηι”, ‘for the king is mightier, when he becomes enraged at a man of meaner rank.’ A 163 f., “ὁππότ᾽”(“ε”) ... “ἐκπέρσως᾿”(“ι”), for Attic “ὁπόταν” with subjunctive.

1. Examples with “κε” (“ἄν”) are: (a) A 128, “ἀποτι?σομεν, αἴ κέ” (Attic “ἐα?ν”) “ποθι Ζεὺς

δῷσι” etc. (b) A 166, “ἤν ποτε ... ἵκηται. Γ” 25 f., “εἴ περ ἂν” ...

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