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    Default Confused - how to use 'admit'?

    Hi,

    ''She admits to being strict with her children.''
    ''He admits stealing the money.'' What's the difference?

    ''Don't be afraid to admit to your mistakes.''
    ''He admitted all his mistakes.'' what's the difference?

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    Default Re: Confused - how to use 'admit'?

    Quote Originally Posted by untaught View Post
    Hi,

    ''She admits (to) being strict with her children.''
    ''He admits stealing the money.'' What's the difference?

    ''Don't be afraid to admit (to) your mistakes.''
    ''He admitted all his mistakes.'' what's the difference?
    There is no difference in meaning with or without the "to" in brackets.

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