Syntax Files D4

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  1. dative
    • mark indirect object
    • often corresponds to goal (or 'recipient') with verbs of transfer
    • derived from Latin 'to give'
  2. genitive
    Mark NP that combines with another nominal category
  3. partitive
    expresses a partial or indefinite quantity
  4. instrumental
    semantic case
  5. comitative
    • semantic case
    • marks accompaniment
  6. local
    • semantic case
    • primarily concenred with expression of location, destination, source, and path
  7. case marking hierarchy
    • nom > acc > gen > dat > loc > abl/inst > others
    • abs__ erg
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Syntax Files D4
Syntax Files 3rd Test D4
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