Illative case is a case that expresses motion into or direction toward the referent of the noun it marks.
The term illative case is used especially in studies of Finno-Ugric grammar.
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Crystal, David. 1985.A dictionary of linguistics and phonetics. 2nd edition. New York: Basil Blackwell.
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