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Synonyms for accusative

the case of nouns serving as the direct object of a verb

containing or expressing accusation

serving as or indicating the object of a verb or of certain prepositions and used for certain other purposes

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ii can be combined, yielding double accusative constructions:
Keywords: Pashto; nominative Case; accusative Case; monotransitives; split-ergativity.
The first possibility is the accusative of the first person singular pronoun mi in Etruscan, variously spelled as mini, mine, min, mene, men and, once, mi (the last variant explained as an instance of haplography by Rix, La scrittura, 229).
As is well-known, Bulgarian has retained inflectional morphology in the pronominal system, so that Toman's proposal is evidently contradicted by the fact that na-marked elements are assigned accusative case.
Terescenko's interpretations appears somewhat questionable also in the following cases of Tundra Nenets: with a nominative object (7) and with an accusative object (8) ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.
The accusatives could be taken as secondary objects of the finite verb in the preceding line, giving a translation such as "May the Ahura .
pasalum is construed here with an accusative urham.
In the same chapter the forms of the dative and accusative case endings are not listed but must be inferred from the sentences used to illustrate them (presumably -k(k)u and-ai, respectively) (p.
According to Ross (1937: 57) both are accusatives because of "some kind of analogy between the flexional types" of the noun daeg in Old English.
This leads to a crossed position of the two accusatives, violating basic rules of word order.
Worcs 849 S1272 has accusatives woellan and wyllan, with respectively Mercian and West Saxon vowels, for a single feature.
In the internal argument, the ACCUSATIVE case is assigned functioning as the direct object.
Since the subject position of the reflexive passive is nonthematic, an underlying object can move there to receive nominative case (in line with Burzio's generalization, the predicate cannot assign Accusative case because there is no external theta role, having been absorbed by argument si).
Keywords: Relative clauses; structural Case assignment; nominative Case; accusative Case; agree; functional head