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    #1

    Infinitive and gerund

    "It's better to not know this"
    or

    "It's better to not knowing this"
    or might be

    "It's better not to know this"
    Which one should I say?

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    Re: Infinitive and gerund

    1 is possible, 2 is wrong and 3 is best.

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    #3

    Re: Infinitive and gerund

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    1 is possible, 2 is wrong and 3 is best.
    How about "it's better if you do not know this"?

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    #4

    Re: Infinitive and gerund

    That works.

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    #5

    Re: Infinitive and gerund

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    2 is wrong
    Would 2 be right if 'to' were omitted?

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    #6

    Re: Infinitive and gerund

    Yes.

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