An active or causal verb requires before it the instrumental instead of the nominative case, which goes only before a neuter or intransitive verb.
nominative construction, which is the only one possible for intransitive verbs.
You will find that some verbs can be either transitive or intransitive depending on the context of their sentence.
Experiment 2 used potentially intransitive verbs in sentences like The boat floated down the river (and) sank.
intransitive sentences with independent adposition constructions, both grammatical and ungrammatical (note 3 ).
intransitive constructions the clitic must be bound to the adposition.
intransitive objects, the uncovering of which is the role of science.
And then 3 vi (verb intransitive) meaning verbs which do not take a direct object.
Thus intransitive bases seem to have begun only with soft consonants, and it is doubtful whether the parent tongue possessed hard consonants at all; while transitive bases were formed by hardening of the initial consonants and at the same time pronouncing the words in a higher tone, and these two latter changes are supposed to have been indicated by a prefix to the base-word.
In the sentence, The horse runs fast there is no object at all, so run is an intransitive verb.
intransitive bodily sensations.
intransitive subjects, as well as objects, instruments, and directional adverbs.
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