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Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2020 4:32:58 PM
kindergarten
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:50:09 PM
Newgate
Topic: came flooding / flooded
Posted: Monday, February 24, 2020 9:44:44 AM
Hello,

Quote:

A. Memories of his childhood came flooding back.
flood

B. Memories of my time in Paris flooded back.
flood

C. She drew back the curtains and the sunlight came flooding in.
flood

D. Light flooded into the kitchen.
flood


In A and C, the phrase 'came flooding' is used while in B and D, the phrase 'flooded' is used.
What does the verb 'came' mean in A and C?
If the two phrases interchange, how will the meanings of the four sentences change?


Thank you.
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Sunday, February 23, 2020 8:51:06 PM
walnut
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Sunday, February 23, 2020 6:37:28 AM
well-paid
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Saturday, February 22, 2020 5:21:31 AM
misguidedly
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 2:44:24 AM
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Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Monday, February 17, 2020 9:28:36 AM
Camembert
Topic: FIRST AND LAST LETTERS COME IN NEW WORDS (continued 2014 edition)
Posted: Sunday, February 16, 2020 4:02:49 PM
forgetfulness
Topic: A regular brisk walk will improve muscle tone.
Posted: Saturday, February 15, 2020 6:18:29 PM
Thank you very much, thar and tautophile, for your explanations.

I understand as the following.

A. a brisk walk (a noun phrase) ≠ walk briskly (a verb phrase), (≠… different in meaning)

B. the high jump (a noun phrase, the name of a competition) ≠ jump high (a verb phrase)

A is parallel with B in the sense that the phrase 'a brisk walk' seems to have a limited meaning as compared with 'walk briskly' and the phrase 'the high jump' has a completely limited meaning.


Is my understanding correct?