Dan
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Why can't 去 or 回来 be used with 在 or 正在 to become progressive
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Because “去” is an achievement verb - it is instantaneous. English has tenses such as "going", but Chinese has no tenses in that respect. The lexical meaning of QU is more like "remove" than it is like ...

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