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Imperative
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Abstract

The imperative mood usually (but not exclusively) allowed Greek speakers to express commands and prohibitions. The imperative of command was more common than that of prohibition, which was used to …

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Lucio Melazzo, “Imperative”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: First Last. Consulted online on 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_SIM_000020>
First published online: 2013



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