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What does "来" mean in "如果你不按照安全手续来的话,你可能会受伤的。"?

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Does 我听到这个消息很惊讶 have more than one meaning?

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What does 给 mean in 她想把电脑给砸了?

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What is the difference between using "去 + place," versus using "要去 + place"?

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"不管我做什么,她都说我能做得更好。" What is the function of "都" in this sentence?

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Rephrasing this Chinese sentence for emphasis (他和很多人在一起过, ‪但第二天他根本懒得打个电话.)

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"我对他的观点提出抗议。and " 我对他的态度变了" both sentences use "我对他的," but seemingly in a different way

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Is this translation correct? "一人说一句."

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What is the exact function/purpose of 来了 at the end of sentences like this:

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"发言" 和 "演讲" 有什么区别?Do both of these words mean "speech" or "make a speech"?

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"父亲正忙着写信" When expressing present-continuous, is there a difference in 'feeling' using different combinations of 在, 正在, 着, 呢, 正?

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我向银行贷款买了一处房子. What is the correct translation of this sentence? And also, what's the usage of 向 in the sentence?

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Could I get a breakdown of this sentence: 怎么会是在一所私校呢

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"你们现在有什么活动?" The material translation of this sentence confuses me. Is the usage of 活动 colloquial in this sentence?

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"她从他的邻居那里借了一把铁锹,现在他正在用这把铁锹挖泥土。" What does "那里" contribute to this sentence's meaning?

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"在市中心的这家意大利饭馆很好。" or " 这家在市中心的意大利饭馆很好。" Regarding word order and grammar, are both these sentences correct?

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With the meaning of lying down, what's the difference between these three characters? 躺 vs 卧 vs 趴