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Grammar
Structure:
~
verb
~
+
lái
~
/
Explanation:
This structure is a common use of the directional complement. It indicates the direction in which an action is being carried out. The direction is with regards to the speaker. 来 means the action is in the direction of the speaker。 去 means the action is directed away from the speaker.
Examples:
Translations
xià
lái
ba
~
men
qiú
~
Come down, let's go play football/soccer.
yǒu
rén
zài
mén
wài
~
chū
kàn
kan
~
There is somebody outside the door, go out and take a look.
chū
lái
bāng
ba
~
Come out and help me.
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