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[romconlang] Prepositions and case

From:Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>
Date:Monday, March 24, 2008, 16:53
In the case (ahem) of those four prepositions where the abl/acc
distinction mattered, did that distinction just get lost?  Did new
prepositions appear to make up for it?

On 3/24/08, caeruleancentaur <caeruleancentaur@...> wrote:
> --- In, R A Brown <ray@...> wrote: > > >Modern Romance forms such as _con nosco_ (con(n)nosco) and _con vosco_ > >(convosco) surely hark back to VL *noscu(m) and *voscu(m) showing > >postposited _cum_ used with the accusative. > > Every first year student of Spanish learns conmigo, contigo and consigo. > > Charlie >
-- Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>


R A Brown <ray@...>