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1671. Before a relative in the same case as a noun or pronoun dependent on a preposition, the preposition is usually omitted: ““κατὰ ταύτην τὴν ἡλικία_ν ἦν ἣν ἐγὼ νῦνhe was at that age at which I now amD. 21.155, φιλεῖται ὑπὸ ὧν ( = τούτων ὧν) ““φιλεῖταιis loved by whom it is lovedP. Euth. 10c. But the preposition is repeated if the relative precedes: ““πρὸς τις πέφυ_κε, πρὸς τοῦτο ἕνα πρὸς ἓν ἕκαστον ἔργον δεῖ κομίζεινit is necessary to set each individual to some one work to which he is adapted by natureP. R. 423d.

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