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Re: oblique

From:Florian Rivoal <florian@...>
Date:Saturday, January 18, 2003, 12:10
>On Saturday 18 January 2003 11:07 am, Florian Rivoal wrote: >> what is the oblique case? > > >Oblique cases are usually all cases apart from the Nominative and the >Accusative. In Direct/Oblique systems, such as Romanian or Hindi, the Direct >case refers to the Subject or Direct object, and the Oblique to the indirect >object and Pre/Postpositional phrases. However, in Old French terminology, >the Direct is just the subject, and the Oblique everything else. > >I hope I got that right...
don't know if it is right, since i was asking the question, but at least, it is clear. thanks


Jake X <starvingpoet@...>