I went to the restroom, and when I came back, she had his cellphone and was standing up at the table.
She had never performed a wedding before and she came to the hospital room and married us.
In 2011, they came within inches of forcing an entirely unnecessary government default.
There’s something about MCs that came from that part of New York in the ‘80s.
Some of them came from wealthier families who could afford to flee a little further afield than the countries bordering Syria.
It came from the furnace of the Revolution, tempered to the necessities of the times.
But at last there came a day against which no objections could be raised.
Mr. Vaughan,' cried Cecilia Ossulton; 'you know it came from your heart.'
When he came, Paralus looked upon him with a smile of recognition, and said, "My father!"
Then, in answer to the lightkeeper's questions, came the disclosure of the truth.
Old English cuman "come, approach, land; come to oneself, recover; arrive; assemble" (class IV strong verb; past tense cuom, com, past participle cumen), from Proto-Germanic *kwem- (cf. Old Saxon cuman, Old Frisian kuma, Middle Dutch comen, Dutch komen, Old High German queman, German kommen, Old Norse koma, Gothic qiman), from PIE root *gwa-, *gwem- "to go, come" (cf. Sanskrit gamati "he goes," Avestan jamaiti "goes," Tocharian kakmu "come," Lithuanian gemu "to be born," Greek bainein "to go, walk, step," Latin venire "to come").
The substitution of Middle English -o- for Old English -u- before -m-, -n-, or -r- was a scribal habit before minims to avoid misreading the letters in the old style handwriting, which jammed letters. The practice similarly transformed some, monk, tongue, worm. Modern past tense form came is Middle English, probably from Old Norse kvam, replacing Old English cuom.
Remarkably productive with prepositions (NTC's "Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs" lists 198 combinations); consider the varied senses in come to "regain consciousness," come over "possess" (as an emotion), come at "attack," come on (interj.) "be serious," and come off "occur." For sexual senses, see cum.