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Dynamic Auxiliary - 着

着(zhē)、了(lē)、过(guò) are stylistic markers. 

indicates that some actions or shape changes are processing or lasting. The common forms are:

a. V1 + +(object )+ V2
V1  usually is a monosyllabic verb(only one chinese charactor), mainly indicates the means,  approaches, and purposes.
For instance,
1)冒着大雨来学校。(Come to school with the heavy rain.)
2)唱着歌走过来。(Come over here with singing songs.)

b.(Places) Noun + verb + + Noun
This sentential form usually indicate the existence of a state.
For instance,
3)台上坐着主席团。(The presidium are sitting on the platform.)
4)墙上挂着一幅画。(There is a picture hanging on the wall.)