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    Give

    Hello, teacher

    I have a question.

    What is the difference between "Helen gave me her umbrella" and "helen gave her umbrella to me"?

    Is it different?

    And

    If you find the incorrect sentece in the post, Please edit them

    Thank you!

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    Re: Give

    Quote Originally Posted by chingchangchong View Post
    Hello, teacher

    I have a question:

    What is the difference between "Helen gave me her umbrella" and "Helen gave her umbrella to me"?

    Is it Are they different? They are different, but have the same meaning.

    And

    If you find the any incorrect sentences in the post, please edit them.

    Thank you!
    You're welcome.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Re: Give

    I agree that they have the same meaning.

    In the first, "me" is the indirect object of the verb "gave". In the second, "me" is the object of the preposition "to".

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