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    #1

    Is this sentence correct?

    What do you came for? or what did you come for?

    Is it possible to say "What do you came for?"

    Thx

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    #2

    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by c3b3b View Post
    What do you came for?
    or what did you come for?
    More gramatically; For what did you come?


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    #3

    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    I have seen it in a lyric.
    This song: Apocalyptica - Path
    In that case songs are meaningless. :)

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    #4

    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    Where do you come from?
    |--> I come from Tunisia.

    Where did you come from?
    |--> I came from the shop.


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    #5

    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    (Not a teacher)

    The sentence isn't correct.

    Either Apocalyptica (a band that I enjoy, thoroughly) got it wrong and never noticed, or they did it intentionally for a reason I don't know.

    They definately do sing 'what do you came for?', and it is definately wrong. The first verb has tensing in verb phrases, as far as I'm aware.

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