[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 firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>