Re: [tied] Re: Dative Case

From: petegray
Message: 7415
Date: 2001-05-28

>the dative, assuming that it got its name from the Latin verb dare (to

Beware Latin names for cases. Latin gets them from Greek, and they might
not have the same functions in the two languages. A screaming example is
the "accusative". In Latin what you accuse people of is put in the