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    Need help with the infinitive"to"..thanks

    In this question, do we omit the infinitive"to"?

    How can ordinary people help to save forests?


    In this answer, do we omit the infinitive "to" as well?

    They can help to save forests by recycling paper.

    Thanks very much! T_T

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    Re: Need help with the infinitive"to"..thanks

    Quote Originally Posted by Helped Wanted
    In this question, do we omit the infinitive"to"?

    How can ordinary people help to save forests?
    Yes. Example:

    • How can ordinary people help save the forests?



    Quote Originally Posted by Helped Wanted
    In this answer, do we omit the infinitive "to" as well?

    They can help to save forests by recycling paper.

    Thanks very much! T_T
    Yes. Example:

    • They can help save the forests by recycling paper.


    :)

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    Thanks, Ronbee! ^o^

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