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There are no male or female accents in Polish. The way words are pronounced by men and women is exactly the same. If you are hearing differences in how men and women speak Polish, then I would assume it's just you. It certainly is true that individual people pronounce certain sounds slightly differently, but it is not a gender characteristic. Also, in your ...


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The Polish pronouns ja (“I”), ty (“you singular, thou”), on (“he”), ono (“it”) have two sets of forms in the Genitive, Dative, and Accusative cases: a full form and a clitic form. The clitic form has no stress of its own and intonationally it is attached to the previous word, therefore the clitic forms cannot begin a sentence while the full forms can. The ...


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Yes, you do understand correctly what those sentences mean. In the Slavic languages in general and in Polish in particular, the direct object of a verb is in the Accusative case when the verb is affirmative, but if the verb is negated, the direct object is in the Genitive case (see #3 here). It is one of the most basic rules of Polish syntax and case usage....


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I don't understand either grammatically or morally, how is "brother" an instrument with which the subject goes on a walk. You are right, brother is not an instrument here. "I go with my brother" — this type of relation is called comitative semantic relation. Morphologically, it behaves like Instrumental case, but functionally it serves a ...


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The preposition z meaning 'with' takes the instrumental case, is all. E.g. Mieszkam w domu z ogrodem You say The instrumental case is used to indicate the instrument/object with which an action or state of being is performed. ...which is true, but that's not the only use of the instrumental. Of tools, instruments, and modes of travel After the ...


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I don't understand what you are actually asking, but I suppose it has to do with how people pronounce the guy's name. What is the "archaising" pronunciation that you're talking about? If you go from spelling, you are probably going to pronounce it with your native language's rhotic (assuming there is only one), because of the letter r (z is ignored,...


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