Essive Case ( Concept )
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/EssiveCase


Thing
      |_ Abstract
            |_ Linguistic Property
                  |_ Morphosyntactic Property
                        |_ Case Property
                              |_ Essive Case


Definition:

EssiveCase expresses that the referent of the noun it marks is the location at which another referent exists [Lyons 1968, 299,301; Crystal 1985, 112; Blake 2001].


Usage Notes

Examples
Language Code: fin NO_COMMENT
2009-06-04 13:28:07
karhu-na
bear-ESS
at the bear

References:
Kiparsky (2001:316)


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