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What is causative case?

 

Definition
 

Causative case is a case which expresses that the referent of the noun it marks is the cause of the situation expressed by the clause.

Generic
  Causative case is a kind of
 
Sources
 

Pei and Gaynor 1954 36

 

Andrews, A. 1985 95

 

Gove 1966 356


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