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    miniwave is offline Newbie
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    Default infinitive or bare infinitive?

    Hi everybody

    I know that the following two sentences are similar in meaning:
    I had Danny pick me up from school
    I got Danny to pick me up from school
    However is it correct to use an infinitive in the first sentence instead of the bare infinitive ?
    (I had Danny to pick me up from school)
    Thanks for the help

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    Default Re: infinitive or bare infinitive?

    I wouldn't use a full infinitive there.

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