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What are the prepositions with just one case?

ἀπό (+gen.)
ἐκ (+gen.)
σύν (+dat.)
ἐν (+dat.)
πρός (+acc.)
εἰς (+acc.)

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What are the prepositions with two cases?

διά (+gen., +acc.)
κατά (+gen., +acc.)
μετά (+gen., +acc.)
περί (+gen., +acc.)
ὑπέρ (+gen., +acc.)
ὑπό (+gen., +acc.)
ἐπί (+gen, +dat., +acc.)
παρά (+gen., +dat., +acc.)

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ἀπό

+ gen., from

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διά

+ gen., through
+ acc., because of

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εἰς

+ acc., unto, into, to, in

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ἐκ

+ gen., out of, from

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ἐν

+ dat., in, on, among, by (means of)

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ἐπί

+ gen., upon, on
+ dat., upon, on the basis of
+ acc., upon, against

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κατά

+ gen., down from, against
+ acc., according to

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μετά

+ gen., with
+ acc., after

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παρά

+ gen., from, with
+ dat., with, beside
+ acc., beside

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περί

+ gen., concerning, about
+ acc., around

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πρός

+ acc., to, toward, in the presence of

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σύν

+ dat., with, along with

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ὑπέρ

+ gen., on behalf of, for the sake of
+ acc., above

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ὑπό

+ gen., by
+ acc., under

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When does the kappa on εκ changes to xi?

When the next word begins with a vowel.

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What is an elision?

When the prepositions drop their final vowel when followed by a word that begins with a vowel.
Exception: περί

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When does the pi or tau of an elided preposition changes to its aspirated form?

When the word that follows has a rough breathing.

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ἀρχή, ή

beginning

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γῆ, ἡ

earth

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ἔδωκεν

he gave

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εὐδοκία, ἡ

goodwill

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θρόνος, ὁ

throne

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᾽Ιταλία, ἡ

Italy

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κόσμος, ό

world

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ὅς

who (nom.)

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ὅτι

because

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οὖτος

he

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ὕψιστος, -η, -ον

highest (place)