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    invite me to dinner at Mike Tony's

    Hello everyone,

    In everyday standard English, can we say " She invited me to Mike Tony's steakhouse to have dinner."? Compared with “she invited me to dinner at Mike Tony's steakhouse", which sentence is more common and more proper?

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    Re: invite me to dinner at Mike Tony's

    Quote Originally Posted by sky753 View Post
    Hello everyone,

    In everyday standard English, can we say " She invited me to Mike Tony's steakhouse to have dinner."? Compared with “she invited me to dinner at Mike Tony's steakhouse", which sentence is more common and more proper?

    Thanks and regards

    Sky
    The way they are worded I would go with #2. But in #1 I would change it to, "She invited me for dinner at ......."

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    #3

    Re: invite me to dinner at Mike Tony's

    I would be a bit more likely to say "dinner at Mike Tony's steakhouse." (Is that a real restaurant? Should the S be capitalized?"
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: invite me to dinner at Mike Tony's

    many thanks for your time!!!

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    Re: invite me to dinner at Mike Tony's

    Quote Originally Posted by sky753 View Post
    Many thanks for your time​. !!!
    I shouldn't be having to correct these basic errors for you, Sky. You can write better English than that.

    In any case, as we are always saying, clicking the Like button is all you need to do to thank us.

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