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