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语法Grammar: Sentences with serial verb phrases(1):Purpose

24. 连动句(1):表示目的 Sentences with serial verb phrases(1): Purpose

In a sentence with a verbal predicate, the subject may take two consecutive verbs or verb phrases. The order of these verb phrases is fixed. In the sentences with serial verb phrases introduced in this chapter, the second verb indicates the purpose of the action denoted by the first verb.

     Subject        Predicate
TWV1       OV2       O
现在回       学院上       课。
下午去不去   朋友家玩儿?
下午不去     朋友家玩儿。
September 27, 2010

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