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What is the Aorist tense?

I'm learning Greek and I don't really understand the aorist tense. Can anyone explain, maybe with some examples?

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Ben

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Base language: English
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    I think you mean "Αόριστος" ("Aoristos")... It 's just like the simple past. It is used for actions that have happened in the past (began and have already ended) only for a moment. For example:
    Ένιωσα σαν χαζός όταν την είδα. (Eniosa san hazos otan tin ida.) = I felt like an idiot when i saw her.

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