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    "What brings you here?"
    "I came for a talking with you."

    "What brought you here?"
    "I come for a talking with you."

    Both sentences are right? Please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by puzzle View Post
    "What brings you here?"
    "I came for a talking with you."

    "What brought you here?"
    "I come for a talking with you."

    Both sentences are right? Please.

    "I came to talk to you."

    or

    " I came for a chat with you." [colloquial]

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    Default Re: sentence

    Thank YOU!
    But, can I use "come" ,not "came"? Please.

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    You have arrived, so it is I came to or I have come to.

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    Default Re: sentence

    One more question: can I use "brought" in this case?

    That is : "what brought you here?"

    Please.

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    Yes.

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