greek imperfect tense

The imperfect in Greek refers to the imperfect tense. The imperfect tense is roughly equivalent to the English progressive tense.  Study chapter 21 in BBGmore

present – I walk; imperfect – I was walking

Imperfect active of παυω

Person

Singular

Plural

1-I, we

ἔπαυον

ἐπαύομεν

2-you

ἔπαυες

ἐπαύετε

3-he/she/it, they

ἔπαυε(ν)

ἔπαυον

Imperfect middle/passive of παυω

Person

Singular

Plural

1-I, we

ἐπαυόμην

ἐπαυόμεθα

2-you

ἐπαύου

ἐπαύεσθε

3-he/she/it, they

ἐπαύετο

ἐπαύοντο

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Tense Tense Formative Augment
Present no no
Imperfect no yes
First Aorist yes yes
Second Aorist no yes
Future yes no
Perfect yes no