Sumerian has only postpositions instead of prepositions, which occur exclusively in Semitic. In this point also Sumerian is in accord with all other agglutinative idioms. Note Sumerian e-da, " in the house " (e, " house," +da, " in," by dissimilation), and compare Turkish ev, " house," de, " in," and evde, " in the house."
The clearest of these is the use of postpositions, as in Vestine Poimunie-n, " in templo Pomonali"; pritrom-e, i.e.
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