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sherubtse wrote:In the _Pali Primer_, Lesson 6, the following sentence is given for translation:
"Vaa.nijaa gaame manussaana.m pi.takehi macche aaharanti."
The answers to this lesson translate it thus:
"The merchants bring fish in baskets to villages for the people."
Could this also be translated as:
"The merchants bring fish in men's baskets to the village."
sherubtse wrote:I assume from your reply that "aaharati" is not one of those "verbs of motion" that require the destination to be in the accusative case (otherwise "gaame" would have to be in the accusative case).
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