Ulpianus wrote:1. Harold's cat scared me. (cat = subj = nom)
2. I scared harold's cat. (cat = obj = acc)
3. I put the food down on the ground for harold's cat. (cat = ind obj = dat)
4. I saw harold's cat's basket. (cat = possessive = gen)
5. I terrified my children with harold's cat. (cat = instrument = abl)
I'd avoid Harold, you and his cat!
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