Daily Archives: 2008-05-14

Greek Polytonic Keyboard Travails

The character ὖ in the word οὖν from Matthew 6:2 was causing me all sorts of fits. I eventually went into Microsoft Word where if you use the Insert Symbol dialog (or type ‘1F56’, select it and press Alt + … Continue reading

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Matthew 6:1-4

6.1 Προσέχετε δὲ τὴν δικαιοσύνην ὑμῶν μὴ ποιεῖν ἔμπροσθεν τὼν ἀνθρώπων πρὸς τὸ θεαθῆναι αὐτοῖς· εἰ δὲ μή γε, μισθὸν οὐκ ἔχετε παρὰ τῷ πατρὶ ὑμῶν τῷ ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς. 6.2 Ὅταν οὖν ποιῇς ἐλεημοσύνην, μὴ σαλπίσῃς ἔμπροσθέν σου, ὥσπερ … Continue reading

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WOTD, 見る

The word of the day is… 見る (みる) Japanese, miru, 1. to see.

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Greek Imperfect Indicative Active

This post will cover the imperfect indicative active. There is no imperfect infinitive, subjunctive or optative. The imperfect tense has progressive or repeated aspect and past time, equivalent to the English, ”I was doing,” “I used to do,” or “I … Continue reading

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