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    Hello, and Happy New Year.

    I would like to know both sentences are correct.

    s1. All I have to do is go back to work.

    s2. All I want is be with you.

    Especially, please focus on s2. whether it is correct or not.

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    No. Number 2 is not correct.

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    Default Re: omit to

    The first is fine - the 'to' after 'have' will be implied for 'go'. As 'want' is not followed by 'to' in s2, we need it before 'be'.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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    Default Re: omit to

    Thank you for your answers.

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