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    Compound verb vs serial verb!

    Dear Teachers,

    I came across these phrases "compound verbs" and "serial verbs". I think compound verbs also mean compound predicate ( hope I'm correct!). But I don't understand what serial verbs are. Can you please explain with examples?

    Thank.

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    Re: Compound verb vs serial verb!

    Quote Originally Posted by otevia View Post
    Dear Teachers,

    I came across these phrases "compound verbs" and "serial verbs". I think compound verbs also mean compound predicate ( hope I'm correct!). But I don't understand what serial verbs are. Can you please explain with examples?

    Thank.
    To save space , please click the links and read here :

    Compound Verbs

    http://grammar.about.com/od/c/g/Compound-Verb.htm


    Serial Verbs

    http://grammar.about.com/od/rs/g/Serial-Verbs.htm
    Last edited by renzheng04; 28-Sep-2014 at 17:30.

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