case agreement

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agreement in grammatical case between words in the same construction

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An effective rule that affects syncretism in a syntactic context is case agreement.
Case agreement patterns and compensation of syncretism
In the following, case agreement will be used to determine the real impact of paradigmatic overlapping and syncretic forms on the functional domains in which they are used.
In comparison to basic inflectional paradigms Central Veps case agreement patterns show an extensive discrepancy between the grammatical and adverbial cases, because case agreement is much more inconsistent in the latter ones, most notably in those that originate from recently suffixed postpositions.
As a matter of fact, number agreement extends to many other syntactic patterns and is attested widely in the Uralic languages (Dalrympl, Nikolaeva 2006; Honti 1997; [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 1979; Ravila 1941), whereas case agreement occurs in the Finnic languages only.
The borough council, though, has issued notice of its intention to make 41 compulsory purchase orders, in case agreement is not reached.
By 1995, the large corporate audit case agreement rate increased from less than 25% to over 75%; the percentage of audit dollars agreed on improved to 25%.
of New Mexico, today filed a rate case agreement that - if approved by state regulators - would provide PNM with a rate path to increase its electric revenues up to $105 million in three phases beginning May 15, 2011.
For more details of the rate case agreement, please see the attached fact sheet.
The city sued just in case agreements aren't reached, Royer said.