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>From: Irina Rempt-Drijfhout <[log in to unmask]>
>
>On Sat, 13 Nov 1999, FFlores wrote:
>
> > Raymond Brown <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > > I believe in some Germanic dialects one finds finds forms like 'My
>sister
> > > her doorway', but not in Welsh.
> >
> > I wonder where I got that from. I'm sure I was reading about a natlang.
> > Do you (pl.) know of any lang that does this?
>
>Yes, Dutch colloquial usage: "mijn zus d'r deur" or "mijn zus haar
>deur".
>
>    Irina
>

Spiffy! But the question remains: which case for "sister;" which case for
"her"? Genitive, nominative, or something else?

Jennifer

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