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    Are causative followed by object and object complement

    He let me drive the car
    I had have mine hair cut .
    I got him do my work
    I made him paint my house.

    Are all these sentence come under s-v-object-object complement.

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    Re: Are causative followed by object and object complement

    Say:
    I have had my hair cut.

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    Re: Are causative followed by object and object complement

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    Say:
    I have had my hair cut.

    I am very thankful to you for correcting the sentence. Thanks very much.
    RONBEE- I would like to know that all these sentence come under svoo pattern

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    Post Re: Are causative followed by object and object complement

    First of all, I missed a couple the first time around.

    Quote Originally Posted by jahangir View Post
    He let me drive the car
    I had have mine hair cut .
    I got him do my work
    I made him paint my house.

    Are all these sentence come under s-v-object-object complement.
    Say:
    I got him to do my work.
    Say:
    Are all of these sentences consistent with the subject-verb-object-object complement structure?
    I hope that helps.

    Quote Originally Posted by jahangir View Post
    I am very thankful to you for correcting the sentence. Thanks very much.
    RONBEE- I would like to know that all these sentence come under
    svoo pattern
    Say:
    I would like to know if all of these sentences follow the SVOO pattern.
    Yes, I think so.

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