On Thu, 1 Apr 1999, John Fisher wrote:

> Irina Rempt <[log in to unmask]> writes

> >vestie... cyne... cyne... farie: the usual way to express a sequence
> >of events in a story.
> EA similarly uses "lacorgaw"="before it all", "yafgaw"="after that"
> and "lacafgaw"="after it all", although they are all adverbials.

Well, mine are really adverbials as well though I glossed them as
locatives. There's no real difference; a locative or instrumental can
be used adverbially, and if that happens often enough it's "frozen"
and voila! it's an adverb. It happened to some datives, like _cyne"_,
which is not even recognized as a declined noun any more.


            Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastinay.
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