accusative Active verbs Adjectives which denominate Adverbs agent causal verbs compleat compound word compounds is called Conjugating the verb consonant dative denominate a thing DIALOGUE expressed feminine plural Feminines and neuters followed formed by affixing formed by compounding formed by conjugating formed by constructing formed by prefixing fourth letter FUTURE TENSE genitive GERUND govern a noun honorific IMPERATIVE MODE IMPERFECT DEFINITE IMPERFECT TENSE indeclinable INDICATIVE MODE infinitive mode intransitive verbs languages of India last syllable locative long vowel Masc masculine Moorh nasal Neut Neuter or intransitive neuter singular passive participle passive voice perfect and pluperfect person Piur pluperfect tenses Plur plural is formed Postpositions precede present participle preter tenses pronouns rejected rj^t SECOND AORIST seen hereafter sentence Sing spoken substantive Swngskrit terminations thou hadst tion tive TJ^t verbal noun vocative Words ending
Page v - Carey in the preface to his Mahratta Grammar : ' A line drawn across the peninsula in the latitude of Visiapore (Bejapore) will nearly express the southern limit of this language, and another at a small distance from Ujjayin (Oujein) about 24░ N. lat. will nearly mark its northern limits. From east to west its extent is various, but it may in general be reckoned to be spoken from the mountains which separate Bengal, Bihar, and Orissa from the countries immediately west of them, to the western side...
Page 1 - Books in the Maratha language are generally written in Devunaguri character, but the character commonly used in business is the Moorh. The system of that alphabet and Devunaguri is the same. Types in the Moorh character not having yet been cast in Bengal, the Devunaguri will be used in this work.
Page 8 - If the first, second, or fourth, letter in any class ("cm) kú followed by the" third or fourth letter in its own or any other class, or by a vowel, a semi-╗ Vowel, or a nasal, it is changed to the third letter of its own class.