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    #1

    You don't have to eat it if you don't want (to)

    1. You don't have to eat it if you don't want to.
    2. You don't have to eat it if you don't want.

    Are the above sentences both correct?

    Thanks.
    Last edited by Winwin2011; 08-Jan-2014 at 16:12.

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    Re: You don't have to eat it if you don't want (to)

    Quote Originally Posted by Winwin2011 View Post
    1. You don't have to eat it if you don't want to.
    2. You don't have to eat it if you don't want.

    Are the above sentences both correct?

    Thanks.
    I usually hear it with the "to", but I don't think the other version is incorrect.

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    Re: You don't have to eat it if you don't want (to)

    What do you think if we replace "want to" with "want it"?
    Last edited by Boris Tatarenko; 08-Jan-2014 at 21:36.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    Re: You don't have to eat it if you don't want (to)

    Quote Originally Posted by Boris Tatarenko View Post
    What do you think if we replace "want to" with "want it"?
    That works.

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