Future Simple (continued)
When the stem ends in a consonant, we will have two consonants when we add the . Let's follow the steps for
- Take the present tense
- Drop the , giving
- Add , giving
- In this case,
- Add the normal endings to .
And here's the result:
What about other consonant pairs? There's an excellent summary in Douglas Q. Adams' Essential Modern Greek Grammar, but I won't summarize it here because
- I don't want to be accused of plagiarism.
- There are many rules with many exceptions.
- There are many irregular verbs.
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