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takatunu scripsit:

> But then why have n different "genitive" cases? ;-)

Well, there's a fundamental distinction between "my chair" (the one
I happen to be sitting on) and "my chair" (the one I own); and there
can even be a distinction between "my heart" (in my chest) and
"my heart" (in a jar on my desk).

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