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Re: cases

From:Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...>
Date:Tuesday, September 12, 2000, 1:44
Nik wrote:

> "Thomas R. Wier" wrote: > > Calling the Romanian cases "nominative/accusative" and "genitive/dative" > > is about like calling English's cases "nominative/vocative" and > > "accusative/dative/ablative/instrumental/locative" > > I agree, but I didn't invent the terminology! :-) That's the > terminology I've seen in every description of Romanian I've read.
Well, then. A thoughtful linguist would change it. ====================================== Tom Wier | "Cogito ergo sum, sed credo ergo ero." ======================================