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"Suddenly it rains!"

Translation:突然下雨了!

May 29, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kyle808768

了 is so much more than verb tense. It can also indicate a change of circumstances. It wasn't raining before and now suddenly it is.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bearic

Wouldn't the 'le' make this 'suddenly in rained'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NasuSamaruk0

Contextually, no since 突然 plays the role as the adverb. 了 is used to mark exclamatory emphasis or quantified verb.

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