Exercises on Chapter 9

Subjunctive

Find the subjunctive verbs in these sentences and explain why the meaning requires the subjunctive and not the indicative.

  1. Mark 1:40
  2. Mark 14:35
  3. Mark 2:10 (extra credit since it is not covered in the chapter)

Imperative

  1. How many second person plural imperatives are there in all of John's writings?
  2. Find the third person imperatives in Mark and see how the different translations handle the construction. What is the most common way?

Participle

Identify the participle in each of these verses and decide whether it is being used adverbially, adjectivally, or substantivally.

  1. Mark 1:3
  2. Mark 1:10
  3. Mark 1:14
  4. Mark 1:38
  5. Mark 2:26
  6. Mark 4:3
  7. Mark 5:6

Middle Voice

Determine whether the following verbs from Romans are middle, passive, or deponent.

  1. προεπηγγείλατο (1:2)
  2. καταγγέλλεται (1:8)

  3. ἐπαισχύνομαι (1:16)

  4. ἀποκαλύπτεται (1:17)

  5. καυχᾶσαι (2:23)

  6. βλασφημεῖται (2:24)

  7. λογιζόμεθα (3:28)

  8. ἐδικαιώθη (4:2)

  9. κατεργάζεται (4:15)

  10. καυχώμεθα (5:2)

Aspect

Paraphrase these verses from 1 Timothy emphasizing the aspect of the verb. This is not an easy assignment at your stage in learning Greek, so a little struggle is okay.

  1. παρεκάλεσα (1:3)

  2. παρέχουσιν (1:4)

  3. ἔχω (1:12)

  4. θέλει (2:4)

  5. ἐτέθην (2:7)

  6. κοπιῶμεν (4:10)

  7. ὡμολόγησας (6:12)