Periphrastic constructions with multiple participles (Mar 1:6)

Mike Phillips (
Sat, 7 Sep 1996 09:56:49 -0700

I just want to confirm that Mar 1:6 has one imperfect form of EIMI that
might be construed in periphrastic construct with two participles, the first,
ENDEDUMENOS (Perfect) and the second, ESQIWN (present). I am uncertain as to
the latter - whether it can use the same EIMI as the former or requires its
Mike Phillips

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