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    use of "to"

    Which of the followings is correct?

    He asks me to buy and to give you this book.
    He asks me to buy and give you this book.

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    Re: use of "to"

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Which of the following is correct?

    He asks me to buy and to give you this book. This one is okay, but you don't need "to".
    He asks me to buy (and give) you this book. You don't need really "and give". If you buy someone something, it is assumed you will give it to the person.
    So the best sentence is 'He asks me to buy you this book.'
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