Latin Case Uses

Random Language or latin Quiz

Can you name the Latin case to go with their use?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/22 Timer 10:00
Specific UseMinor Case
It is used with a word indicating part of something else, and the word in this case is what is the whole.
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
A word in this case never needs a preposition because it is a thing to use.
It answers the question 'Within what period?'
It answers the question 'By how much?'
This tells us how much something costs.
When this major case is used with the verb 'sum' it becomes this.
It is the noun that receives 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.
There are some adjectives that cannot mean anything without this.
Specific UseMinor Case
This one is always a person and it needs a preposition to illustrate this.
It answers the question 'With respect to what?'
It is removal without motion and is sometimes used with the preposition 'sine'.
This is used to show distance, whether it be on a timeline or a map.
It answers the question 'When?'
A noun put into this case receives the action of the verb.
It is used for the subject.
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.
It is called the case of direct address.
It describes how something stands in relation to something else; all in this major case are always this.
It is used to show possession.

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...


Created Jun 17, 2013ReportNominate
Tags:latin, case, minor, specific