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て形+くる (て来る)
tekuru
JLPT N3 Author: bi-ru
てくる
Meaning
Vte go, do something, and return
I'll go buy the newspaper (and come back)
Phrases
I'll go buy the newspaper. (implying you'll be back)
Author: bi-ru

I went to the doctor and got some medicine (and came back with it) .
Author: bi-ru

Little by little, I came to understand Japanese.
Author: bi-ru

Prices continue to fall.
Author: bi-ru

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