Operational Description | Programme Description | Dictionary | Inflections | English to Latin | User modifications


Inflections for WORDS are in a human-readable file called INFLECTS.LAT. Presently there are almost 1800 separate entries. This data is processed to produce a file INFLECTS.SEC used by the code. The format of INFLECTS.LAT is simple, as for example:

N     1 1 NOM S C                 1 1 a             X A

V     1 1 PRES  ACTIVE  IND  1 P  2 4 amus          X A

PREP  ACC                         1 0               X A

The part of speech is given,along with the appropriate characteristics for a particular inflection. The inflection/ending is specified by the stem to which it is attached, a number of characters, and the ending string. There is an AGE and FREQ for each entry.