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Absolutive case: Quiz


Question 1: The absolutive case (abbreviated abs) is the unmarked ________ of a core argument of a verb (generally other than the nominative) which is used as the citation form of a noun.
Genitive caseAccusative caseGrammatical caseVocative case

Question 2: In ________, the absolutive is the case used to mark both the subject of an intransitive verb and the object of a transitive verb, in addition to being used for the citation form of a noun.
Nominative–accusative languageMorphosyntactic alignmentErgative–absolutive languageAgglutinative language


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