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I'd like to number theorems as 1.i (2.i) within specified continuous block of paragraphs of a text which is not defined as section or something like that. How to create such theorem numbering?

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The following theorem will be our main premise.
All men are mortal.
The next theorem is the secondary premise.
Socrates is a man.
From these we can draw our conclusion.
Socrates is mortal.
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This is what I needed. Thank you. – Oleksandr Bondarenko Apr 12 '11 at 17:33

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