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The accusative case is most often used for the direct object of a transitive verb. AG 387

Some verbs take two objects: “magister discipulos linguam latinam docet” (the teacher teaches the students the Latin language). AG 391-393

The accusative can denote the limit or goal of motion. AG 388b

The subject of an infinitive is in the accusative. This construction is most frequent in indirect discourse. AG 397e, 580

The accusative can be used in a construction much like the ablative of respect, called the "adverbial accusative." AG 397 a, b

Many prepositions take the accusative. AG 220-221

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