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    come into my house

    Hi,
    The imperative sentence "come into my house" means come towards my house or come inside my house?

    Which one?

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    Re: come into my house

    into
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    1 TO THE INSIDE OF SOMETHING
    ── quoted from http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/into
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    Re: come into my house

    Quote Originally Posted by xiaoen View Post
    The imperative sentence "come into my house" means come towards my house or come inside my house?
    Write Does the imperative sentence "come into my house" mean "come towards my house" or "come inside my house"?
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: come into my house

    If you said "Come to my house", it could mean that you want the person to come inside or you could just want them to wait outside your house. The use of "into" means specifically that you want them to come inside.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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