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    Infinitives

    To know her is to love her. Please explain to me the use of infinitives in the sentence and the meaning of the sentence? Thanks in advance

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    Re: Infinitives

    What do you think the sentence means?

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    Re: Infinitives

    I am just guessing, does it mean to know you need to lover her first or to love her you need to know her first, sorry if it sounds off the mark!

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    Re: Infinitives

    What is the function of this structure?

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    Re: Infinitives

    'To know her', 'is', and 'to love her' are the subject, the main verb, and the subject complement respectively.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Infinitives

    To know me is to love me. Once you get to know me you will love me. Because I am very lovable.

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