Latin Case Uses

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Specific UseMinor Case
This is used to show distance, whether it be on a timeline or a map.
It is used to show possession.
It is the noun that receives the direct object.
It is called the case of direct address.
This tells us how much something costs.
When this major case is used with the verb 'sum' it becomes this.
A word in this case never needs a preposition because it is a thing to use.
There are some adjectives that cannot mean anything without this.
It is used for the subject.
It is removal without motion and is sometimes used with the preposition 'sine'.
This expresses the way in which something is done. Without an adjective, the preposition 'cum' is required. With an adjective, however, cum is not needed, but may still be used. In
Specific UseMinor Case
A noun put into this case receives the action of the verb.
It is used with a word indicating part of something else, and the word in this case is what is the whole.
This one is always a person and it needs a preposition to illustrate this.
It answers the question 'When?'
It answers the question 'Within what period?'
If the noun that this would be used with were a verb, this noun would be the noun version of a verb, it would be the direct object.
A word in either of these 2 cases becomes an adjective to describe another noun.
Some prepositions need this case to work properly.
It answers the question 'With respect to what?'
It answers the question 'By how much?'
It describes how something stands in relation to something else; all in this major case are always this.

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Created Jun 17, 2013ReportNominate
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