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Anna Asbury (2006). Towards a typology of morphological case.

URL: http://www.hum.uit.no/mra/papers/pdf/Asbury.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3863&langcode=fin (2018-07-15).

 

Example #1:

    b. Silja joi     maito-a.
    Silja drank milk-part
    `Silja drank some milk.'
Example #2:

    c. Silja ei juonut maito-a.
    Silja not drink milk-part
    `Silja did not drink the/any milk.'
Example #3:

    Silja joi    maido-n.
    Silja drank milk-acc
    `Silja drank the milk.'
Example #4:

    Kadu-lla       on     auto-j-a.
    street-adess is.3sg car-pl-part
    `There are cars in the street.'
Example #5:

    Auto-t ovat       kadulla.
    car-pl are.3pl street-adess
    `The cars are in the street.'
Example #6:

    Kadulla ei ole auto-a.
    street not is car-part
    `There is no car in the street.'
Example #7:

    Auto ei ole kadulla.
    car not is street
    `The car is not in the street.'
Example #8:

    En osta auto-a.
    not buy car-part
    `I won't buy the car.'
Example #9:

    Osta-n auto-n.
    buy-1sg car-acc
    `I buy/will buy the car.'
Example #10:

    Silja joi    maito-a.
    Silja drank milk-part
    `Silja drank some milk.'
Example #11:

    Silja ei juonut maito-a.
    Silja not drink milk-part
    `Silja did not drink the/any milk.'
Example #12:

    Silja joi    maido-n.
    Silja drank milk-acc
    `Silja drank the milk.'
Example #13:

    a. Rakastan tuo-ta       nais-ta.
    love.1sg that-part woman-part
    `I love that woman.'
Example #14:

    a. Sointu kehoitti       Toinia laula-ma-an.
    Sointu encouraged Toini sing-inf-ill
    `Sointu encouraged Toini to sing.'
Example #15:

    b. Sointu kielsi Toinia poltta-ma-sta.
    Sointu forbade Toini smoke-inf-elat
    `Sointu forbade Toini to smoke.'
Example #16:

    karhu-lta
    bear-abl
    `from the bear'
Example #17:

    karhu-a
    bear-part
    `of the bear'
Example #18:

    (i)    a.     bil-en
    car- def
    `the car'
Example #19:

    b.     den stor-a bil-en
    the big- def car- def
    `the big car' (Kester 1996:16)