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    #1

    come back from...

    i can not understand the meaning of this sentence.
    i am sort of confused in figuring out because of prepositions.


    They come back from their week by the sea, glowing with health.


    does this mean that they spent their time near the sea for a week and
    came back?

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    Re: come back from...

    does this mean that they spent their time near the sea for a week and
    came back?
    Yes it does, and they were looking healthy as well. (I presume that the 'come' instead of 'came' in the original sentence is a typo?)

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    #3

    Re: come back from...

    Quote Originally Posted by Flyby View Post
    They came back from their week by the sea glowing with health.

    They spent a week by the sea (on or near the beach), and apparently they had suntans. A suntan is, for some people, a sign of health. (Considering that skin cancer is largely a result of sun exposure, that is doubful.)


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