oblique case


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Noun1.oblique case - any grammatical case other than the nominative
grammatical case, case - nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence
accusative, accusative case, objective case - the case of nouns serving as the direct object of a verb
dative, dative case - the category of nouns serving as the indirect object of a verb
genitive, genitive case, possessive, possessive case - the case expressing ownership
vocative, vocative case - the case (in some inflected languages) used when the referent of the noun is being addressed
ablative, ablative case - the case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb
Translations
obliikvisija
aukafall
caso oblíquo
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The lexical morpheme of the inflected noun was followed by an inflectional morpheme, belonging to the set of the so-called Layer I markers, that assigned the noun to a declensional class and specified the opposition between nominative and oblique case.
The dative-constituent is promoted to direct object, and the Patient is marked with the oblique case.
The form e is used when the modified noun is marked for accusative (9a), or oblique case and a Layer II marker (9b).
Later on they were truncated in the absolutive and reinterpreted as oblique markers, and only used before the oblique case suffixes.
A further strategy, involving the marking of the theme with an oblique case, is found with verbs of deprivation: in several languages, including Modern Greek and Russian, the theme is marked by the genitive case, as in (67):
Does not the oblique case sometimes come after these verbs?
has acquired a set of oblique case endings that do not belong to it; the explanation of the use of the hard sign is misleading, and the author's attempt to relate his (pragmatically useful) division of Russian into three stylistic registers to Lomonosov's theory of the three styles should be taken with a very large pinch of salt.
That is, it presupposes (since <'en> is the oblique case form in a 3-term contrast in the grammars of dialects in which it occurs) that at some stage the reflex of <hine> took over all the functions of <him>.
This pattern is illustrated by an example from Vafsi, where A is marked by the oblique case in the past tense, and (prominent) P is likewise marked by the oblique.
There are as few as 43 instances of the distinctively singular forms and they occur only in the oblique case.
OBL' has the same three case markers that it did in (11), but in addition is marked with the oblique case indicating that it belongs to a subordinate clause which functions as a clausal complement of the matrix verb.
As to her analysis, Carling confirms earlier claims that the directional use of the oblique case in Tocharian is an archaic and recessive usage reflecting the PIE "accusative of direction.