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Nominative case

Basic form of a word

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Partitive case - definition

To show part of or indefinite quantity; a, ta, tta / ä, tä, ttä

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Genitive case - definition

To show ownership or used with postpositions; n

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Inessive case - definition

To show something is in something else; ssa, ssä

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Illative case - definition

To show something goes into something else; double final vowel + n

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Elative case - definition

From or out of; sta, stä

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Adessive case - definition

On or at; lla, llä

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Ablative case - definition

From; lta, ltä

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Allative case - definition

To (from outside) or onto; lle

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Name the three locative cases - internal

Inessive, illative, elative

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Name the three locative cases - external

Adessive, ablative, allative