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  1. Celeste Duncan
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    Thumbs up verb helpers

    What do you call words like "to" when used with a verb, i.e. "to play", or "have" when used with a verb, i.e. "have played"? I'd like to know the grammatical term. Thanks.

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    Re: verb helpers

    Have is an auxiliary verb
    To is no so simple- some say it is a preposition, others call it a particle and others call it an infinitive marker.

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