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DAVID Y. OSHIMA (2006). GO and COME Revisited.

URL: http://www.stanford.edu/~davidyo/docs/gcr.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3313&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (23)     Bu yao huang,        ni deng zhe, wo mashang (guo) {qu/lai}.
    not need be.anxious you wait Asp I        right.away Asp go/come
    `Don't be anxious. Wait there. I am coming.'
Example #2:

    you ren {qu/lai} de.
    be man go/come SFP
    `If you call the power company, somebody will come to your place.'
Example #3:

    {?*Wo/?*Ni/Zhangsan} bu lai            Lisi jia     bu cheng.
    I/You/Z.                  not come L. home not become
    `I/You/Zhangsan should come to Lisi's home.'
Example #4:

    Wo xiazhou        yao {qu/(?)lai} Beijing.
    I    next.week    will go/come B.
    `I will go/come   to Beijing next week.'
Example #5:

    (35) Wo yao {(?)qu/lai} bang ni.
    I    will go/come help you
    `I will go/come to help you.'