Difference between revisions of "Accusative"

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# Third person accusative can mark expressive vocative
 
# Third person accusative can mark expressive vocative
 
# Marks causee in some dialects instead of Dative  
 
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==See also==
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* [http://www.sil.org/linguistics/GlossaryOfLinguisticTerms/WhatIsAccusativeCase.htm What is Accusative case?]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 05:08, 12 January 2006

The Accusative case suffix is /-NI/

Use cases

  1. Primarily marks definiteness or specificity on direct objects
  2. May mark subject in subordinate clauses
  3. Mark predicate in other subordinate clauses
  4. Third person accusative can mark expressive vocative
  5. Marks causee in some dialects instead of Dative

See also