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How to use “V+来/去” this structure

Today we will learn how to use “V+来/去” indicate the direction of the action in a sentence.

Language points

“V+来/去” indicate the direction of the action.

来,the direction towards the speaker.

去,the direction away from the speaker.

上来 上去
下来 下去
进来 进去
出来 出去
回来 回去
过来 过去

Dialogue 1






小刚: 上山容易下山难。你不知道?

Can you retell the dialogue using your own words, here is an example:




汉语中有一句话叫“别时容易见时难”。It means it is easy to be apart, but it is difficult to meet each other again.


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HSK Standard Course Level 3: 3.1

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