Re: Sarah's language.
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 13, 2003, 14:45|
Christophe Grandsire scripsit:
> > the 4th (-u) declension also contains nouns of all genders,
> > though masculines predominate;
> Do they really? I was under the impression that feminine nouns predominated
Well, on inspection the great bulk of the 4th declension nouns are really
supines (deverbal nouns), all of which are masc.
We call nothing profound firstname.lastname@example.org
that is not wittily expressed. John Cowan
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