Sentence Examples


  • There are three declensions, each with a definite and indefinite form; the genitive, dative and ablative are usually represented by a single termination; the vocative is formed by a final o, as memmo from memme, " mother."
  • It seemed absurd to waste time analyzing, every word I came across--noun, genitive, singular, feminine--when its meaning was quite plain.
  • Female names are a case, the genitive of possession.
  • If Polly is capable of coping with the genitive case she knows more than a little !
  • A discussion of the expansion of the use of the genitive case form for the accusative in the relative pronoun koji.

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