At the Economist
It has the usual nonsense about the clarity and purity of Latin (whatever that might mean in a language), but is an interesting light diversion.
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Now I think this sentence could mean either:Puellae aquam poētae (for the poet) portant.
orThe girls are carrying water to the poet. Using the Dative declension.
But I don't understand how it could mean for the poet.The girls are carrying the poet's water. Using the Genitive declension.
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