IsCaseAware Interface Reference

Inheritance diagram for IsCaseAware:

List of all members.

Public Methods

String getCase ()
boolean matchesCase (IsCaseAware other)

Method Details

String getCase ( )

Get a string representation of the case for this object

Returns:
a string representing the case of the object, e.g. "nominative"

Implemented in Attributive, Adposition, Determiner, Noun, Demonstrative, Interrogative, Personal, Possessive, Reflexive, Relative, IndoEuPredicative, IndoEuCaseBase, and IndoEuPronominalAdverb.

boolean matchesCase ( IsCaseAware  other)

Checks two objects that either have a case or assign a case for equality in respect to their case property.

Parameters:
other
Returns:
true iff the cases match or both objects don't have a case set.

Implemented in Attributive, Adposition, Determiner, Noun, Demonstrative, Interrogative, Personal, Possessive, Reflexive, Relative, and IndoEuCaseBase.