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Sentences with Verb Constructions in Series

Sentences using special verbal predicates
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●Sentences with Verb Construction in Series
Sentences with verb constructions in series have two or more verbs serving as predicates for the same subject. The basic form for sentences with verb constructions in series is
 
Subject + predicate 1 + (object 1) + predicate 2 + (object 2)
For example,
他开车走了。(He drove away.) (The first predicate is , the first object is , and the second predicate is .)
 
我们到上海去玩。(Let’s pay a visit to Shanghai.) (The following verb expresses the purpose of the preceding verb .)
 
我今天不能来接你。(I cannot pick you up today.) (The negative form uses the adverb or the adverb ).
 
我们用英文讲。(Let’s speak in English.) (Predicates and objects expressing means, 用英文 in this case, must be placed in front.)