Re: Slavic numerals (was Re: introduction)
|Date:||Wednesday, December 5, 2001, 8:37|
Re: Vasiliy Chernov on Tuesday, December 04, 2001 10:06 PM
> On Fri, 30 Nov 2001 09:37:03 +0200, Y.Penzev<yitzchaq@...> wrote:
> >Re: Tony Hogard on Thursday, November 29, 2001 11:11 PM
> >> 'Course, if it's 2, 3, or 4 books in Russian, it takesgenitive
> >> singular.
It was NOT me!
> I've never heard of so weird a system outside Slaviclanguages :)
> >+ ...I heard that in Bulgarian the 'counting form' isused with ALL
> >(but '1'), and in Polish they use a special form ofnumeral (!) for purely
> >male groups...
> Yes, they do.
Well, you've given the whole paradigm, I'd given just the