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    #1

    infinitive plus -s???

    when we want to form a sentence with an infinitive do we put suffixes?
    It would have been better if Peter writes down the adress.

    rule:
    had better + infinitive without to

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    #2

    Re: infinitive plus -s???

    Quote Originally Posted by cherry maltezidou View Post
    when we want to form a sentence with an infinitive do we put suffixes?
    It would have been better if Peter writes down the adress.

    rule:
    had better + infinitive without to
    Where did you find this rule?

    It would have been better if Peter had written down the address.
    It would have been better had Peter written down the address.

    It would be better if Peter wrote down the address.

    It will be better if Peter writes down the address.
    It will be better if I write down the address.

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    #3

    Re: infinitive plus -s???

    You could also say: Peter had better write down the address.

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    #4

    Re: infinitive plus -s???

    [QUOTE=emsr2d2;766053]Where did you find this rule?

    It would have been better if Peter had written down the address.
    It would have been better had Peter written down the address.

    It would be better if Peter wrote down the address.

    It will be better if Peter writes down the address.
    It will be better if I write down the address.[/QU

    Sorry, it was my fault!!I perplexted it with sth else...
    thanks for your help!

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    #5

    Re: infinitive plus -s???

    [QUOTE=cherry maltezidou;766432]
    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Where did you find this rule?

    It would have been better if Peter had written down the address.
    It would have been better had Peter written down the address.

    It would be better if Peter wrote down the address.

    It will be better if Peter writes down the address.
    It will be better if I write down the address.[/QU

    Sorry, it was my fault!! I confused it with sth else...
    thanks for your help!
    Bhai.

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