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Please can you explain 种着 in this sentence

 

Please can you explain 种着 in this sentence.

四合院里经常种着石榴,桃树和枣树。

I understand what it means as a whole, but I'm unsure about the usage of 种着 and how best to translate it other than saying, In the courtyards there are Pomegranate, peach and date trees.

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For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    “…着” means a kind of the condition.
    It lay stress on the condition rather than action.

    for example,种着,停着,站着:

    花园里种着许多花。
    There are lots of flowers planting in the garden."

    这儿停着一辆车。
    There is a car parking here.

    房顶站着一个人。
    There is a man standing on the roof of flat.

    這是一句 "沒有被動標示(被,為...)" 也就是 "實質意義是被動的" 的被動句
    同時 "著" 並非表示 動作的進行 而是表示 狀態的存續

    Pomegranate, peach and date trees have been planted in the courtyards .



    种着,表示一种状态,也可以说成“有”。种着强调的是动作,有强调的是状态。

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