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The usage of 来 (lái)

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ID: QW0365 Intermediate
Like other languages, in Chinese the more simple words tend to have more meanings. Today, let's have a look at the Chinese character “来” and analyze the different usages of it with our hosts. This question is from applejan9. jerryrock has also asked about it. We hope our users will send us more!
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to come
wǒ lái Shànghǎi yī nián le 。
I came to Shanghai a year ago.
from the past till the present
Xiǎo Wáng cóngláibù shuōhuǎng huà 。
Xiao Wang has never lied.
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