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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

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v. trans.

instruct: P. and V. διδάσκειν, ἐκδιδάσκειν, παιδεύειν, ἐκπαιδεύειν, V. φρενοῦν, Ar. and P. ἀναδιδάσκειν.

bring up: P. and V. τρέφειν, ἐκτρέφειν.

teach (things): P. and V. διδάσκειν, ἐκδιδάσκειν.

teach (a person a thing): P. and V. διδάσκειν (τινά τι), ἐκδιδάσκειν (τινά τι), P. παιδεύειν (τινά τι).

have (a person) taught: P. and V. διδάσκεσθαι (acc.), P. παιδεύεσθαι (acc.), V. ἐκδιδάσκεσθαι (acc.).

teach beforehand: P. and V. προδίδάσκειν.

teach in addition: P. προσδιδάσκειν, ἐπεκδιδάσκειν.