genitive case


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Related to genitive case: accusative case, ablative case, dative case
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Noun1.genitive case - the case expressing ownership
oblique, oblique case - any grammatical case other than the nominative
attributive genitive, attributive genitive case - a word in the genitive case that is used as an attributive adjective; "an example of the attributive genetive is `John's' in `John's mother'"
Translations
druhý pádgenitiv
genitivo
genetiivi
genitiv
birtokos eset
eignarfall
kilmininkas
rodilnik
genitiv
References in classic literature ?
However, this rain is not resting, but is doing something ACTIVELY,--it is falling--to interfere with the bird, likely--and this indicates MOVEMENT, which has the effect of sliding it into the Accusative case and changing DEM Regen into DEN Regen." Having completed the grammatical horoscope of this matter, I answer up confidently and state in German that the bird is staying in the blacksmith shop "wegen (on account of) DEN Regen." Then the teacher lets me softly down with the remark that whenever the word "wegen" drops into a sentence, it ALWAYS throws that subject into the GENITIVE case, regardless of consequences--and therefore this bird stayed in the blacksmith shop "wegen DES Regens."
It would also be incorrect to establish this branch as Ramus comunicans ulnaris, as suggested by the Terminologia Neuroanatomica, which uses the genitive case (Federative International Programme on Anatomical Terminologies, 2017).
But their behaviour is quite baffling, because their meaning varies according to the individual noun; for example, -ni can function as a genitive case suffix for some nouns, as a locative case for others, or as both, or even as a general plural suffix with no case-marking function at all.
The person can be indicated by the possessive suffix and/or a nominal in the genitive case.
53-107), contains the following topics: i) In the language of his grammar, Panini presupposes that the students have native-speaker knowledge of common Sanskrit usage, and interpretation rules such as Astadhyayi 1.1.49 sasthi sthaneyoga, which provides the genitive with the technical meaning 'in place of', are invoked only when there is doubt in the relation the genitive case signifies, ii) Since the purpose of language use from a speaker's perspective is that another person understands the meaning the speaker wishes to convey, a speech unit should be caused by a meaning and not vice versa.
The name is a noun in the genitive case," Nazari said in (http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=11411) the paper.
Lunt 2001) constitutes a pronoun in the accusative case--a short form of the full pronoun sebe, which in OCS may mark either the accusative case or the genitive case. We will show in Section 4 that there is little ground, if any at all, to treat se as a pronominal element.
For example, buyer is expressed by nominative case as well as by dative case without preposition; seller is expressed by genitive case with preposition as well as nominative case.
Another example where this level of expressiveness is exploited is the phenomenon in all three languages used in this experiment where nouns with numeral modifiers take the genitive case and not the semantically intended accusative case (semantically encoding the patient, beneficiary etc.) such as in the Croatian example Poducavam studente (accusative case, "I teach students") and Poducavam pet studenata (genitive case, "I teach five students").
The Genitive Case in Dutch and German: A Study of Morphosyntactic Change in Codified Languages
This is in sharp contrast to Durani's (2007) semantic interpretation which is limited to the genitive case shown by - e-.