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Case

  • Definition: A form that indicates the role of a noun or pronoun in a sentence. For example, 'I' is the subject of the sentence in 'I hate cheaters' and therefore is in subjective case; 'me' is the object of the verb in 'Dogs hate me' and thus is in objective case.

    Source: American English, second edition by Walt Wolfram and Natalie Schilling-Estes

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