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1790. Iterative Indicative (repeated action).—The imperfect and aorist with ἄν are used to express repeated or customary past action (post-Homeric): ““διηρώτων ἄνI used to askP. A. 22b, ““ἂν ἔλεξενhe was wont to sayX. C. 7.1.10.

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