Latin Word Order

Latin Word Order - Thus in Latin the sentence “The girl...

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Latin Word Order If a language marks the syntactic functions of words with endings as, e.g. GirlS gives rosesDO queenIO. the same sentence might be expressed with a different word order and no change in meaning. RosesDO queenIO gives girlS.
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Unformatted text preview: Thus in Latin, the sentence “The girl gives the roses to the queen.” may be rendered in the following correct Latin versions: Puella reginae rosas dat. Reginae puella rosas dat. Rosas dat reginae puella....
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