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Re: Cases - and my first real translation!

From:Boudewijn Rempt <bsarempt@...>
Date:Sunday, March 12, 2000, 8:13
On Sun, 12 Mar 2000, Jim Grossmann wrote:


> c) This is conlanging; although existing case names are preferred so > that your audience can understand your descriptions, if you invent a novel > case, you can give it a new name. >
Like I did when I wrote the chapter on Denden cases for my grammar. There are more than 30 of them: (You might expect the ornative case to be one of the cases I invented myself, but the term is actually used in the Grammar of Limbu.) Boudewijn Rempt |