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ADVERBS Along; anon; anything; away; back

Along is frequently joined to "with" and transposed, as:

“With him is Gratiano gone along.

Hence the "with me" being omitted, "along" is often used for "along with me."

“Demetrius and Egeus, go along,
I must employ you in some business.

Note, that here, as in T. of Sh. iv. 5. 7; 2 Hen. IV. ii. 1. 191; O. i. 1. 180; "go" is used where we should say "come." The word is used simply to express the motion of walking by WICKLIFFE: Acts xiv. 8. MONTAIGNE, Florio, 230.

Sometimes the verb of motion is omitted, as in

“Will you along (with us)?

"Let's along" is still a common Americanism.

Sometimes the ellipsis refers to the third person.

“Go you along (with him).

Perhaps we ought (to the advantage of the rhythm) to place a comma after along, in

“Therefore have I entreated him along,
With us to watch the minutes of this night.

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