Latin Case Uses

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

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Created Jun 17, 2013ReportNominate
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