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940. Independent Nominative.—The nominative may be used independently in citing the names of persons and things: προσείληφε τὴν τῶν πονηρῶν κοινὴν ἐπωνυμία_ν συ_κοφάντης he received the common appellation of the vile, i.e. ‘informerAes. 2.99, τὸ δ᾽ ὑ_μεῖς ὅταν λέγω, λέγω τὴν πόλιν when I say You, I mean the State D. 18.88. Cp. 908. (The accus. is also possible.) So in lists (cp. 904 c): ““τίθημι δύο ποιητικῆς εἴδη: θεία_ μὲν καὶ ἀνθρωπίνηI assume two kinds of poetry: the divine and the humanP. Soph. 266d.

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