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    a book is to

    Which are correct:

    1-A book is to read, not to buy and keep in your library.
    2-A book is for reading, not for buying and keeping in your library.

    3-This book is to read, not to buy and keep in your library.
    4-This book is for reading, not for buying and keeping in your library.

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    Exclamation Re: a book is to

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Which are correct:

    1-A book is to read, not to buy and keep in your library.
    2-A book is for reading, not for buying and keeping in your library.

    3-This book is to read, not to buy and keep in your library.
    4-This book is for reading, not for buying and keeping in your library.
    The 2nd and 4th are correct. In the 1st and 3rd the infinitive ‘to read’ is complementing the subject (a book, this book)which does not convey any meaning. You can say, A book/this book is good to read.

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