Re: Help! Verb agreement
|From:||Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, September 28, 2000, 2:04|
DOUGLAS KOLLER wrote:
> I presume here, but I think Matt may consider "ian" the subject of the above
> sentence (correct me if I'm wrong, Matt), whence his dilemma.
Looks to me like it's simply a case of absolutive marking on nouns, but
accusative marking on verbs. That's not uncommon.
Dievas dave dantis; Dievas duos duonos
God gave teeth; God will give bread - Lithuanian proverb
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