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Confusing 了1 and 了2

Let's try to view 了1 and 了2from another angle: (了2) indicates "change of state", which simply means "something wasn't before, now is". 下雨 了。(It wasn't raining, but now it is.) 宝宝 ...
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Confusing 了1 and 了2

现在我们就去借书,我们从这儿出去。我得先把上次借的书还了。 My understanding of this sentence is that to borrow books (去借书) is the main purpose to come to the library. (先把上次借的书还了) is a secondary task but it has to be done before ...
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Confusing 了1 and 了2

The sentences are from New Practical Chinese Reader 2. In the first case, the original snippet is: 现在我们就去借书,我们从这儿出去。我得先把上次借的书还了。 (Note it's 还 = "return", not 换 = "exchange".) ...
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