Language / Latin Case Uses

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

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

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