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Re: cases

From:Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...>
Date:Monday, September 11, 2000, 18:46
Raymond Brown wrote:

> Romanian nouns & adjectives get along even now with just two cases. I've > never discovered what they call them (I seem to recall that we had a > discussion about that on this list a few months back) but one corresponds > to the old Latin Nominative & Accusative, and the other to the old Genitive > & Dative.
That would make them "core" and "oblique" cases, respectively. ====================================== Tom Wier | "Cogito ergo sum, sed credo ergo ero." ======================================