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Lesson 15

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Grammar exercises


Question: Tell your friend that the weather is getting warmer, so there are more people in the parks.

Hint 1 Hint 1   Use the modal particle了to indicate a change of situation
Hint 2 Hint 2   也 can be placed before the SV in the second clause to imply that the second change is the consequence of the first one
Comments Answer  天 气 暖 和 了 , 去 公 园 的 人 也 多 了 。 Listen
Comments Comments  Alternatively: 天 气 越 来 越 暖 和 了, 去公 园 的 人 也 越 来 越 多 了
tiānqi yuèláiyuè nuǎnhuo le, qù gōngyuán de rén yě yuèláiyuè duō le. 越 来 越 yuèláiyuè  means increasingly and is placed before SV or ADV.了 le is used to indicate a change of situation and time. For instance, 十 点 了, 上 课 了 shí diǎn le, shàng kè le it's 10 o'clock: time to start the class. The particle 了 le for a change of situation is placed at end of a sentence.
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