Demanding that Johnson come up with a strategy to repeal Obamacare or else destroy the economy and the country is absurd.
She also got a few students from the local university ASL class to come and sign with me.
That means a lot of kids are going to come to Baton Rouge and try college for a while, not like it, and leave.
High-end art needs to come with a chain-of-custody that authenticates it; otherwise it's basically worthless.
They told me not to come back until I had short hair like them.
Take my rede, sir, and let it drop, for you have come very well out from it.
An employee who had come down with them started to be their guide.
Why the devil did that thing hang there for ages, and then come down on me today?
Then for the summer we'll go to Newport, and when we come back from there we'll take a house.
"I come in to tell you that me and you's apt to have trouble," he concluded.
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.