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    kooiu is offline Junior Member
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    Default Get People Talking or Get People To Talk

    1. ""You're right, it's easier to get people talking about drugs than about insider trading." Ex-City boy: 'It's easier to get people to talk about drugs than insider trading' | Joris Luyendijk | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk


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    Why not?

    1. You're right, it's easier to get people to talk about drugs than about insider trading.

    2. How to get people to talk about your product

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    Default Re: Get People Talking or Get People To Talk

    Why not indeed?

    Both versions are correct in each case.

    Rover

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    Default Re: Get People Talking or Get People To Talk

    Do both versions mean the same thing?

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    Yes.

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