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    She asked me to

    Can the sentence "She asked me to sit down" have 2 different meanings, i.e. both she asked my permission because she wanted to sit down and she wanted me to sit down?

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    Re: She asked me to

    No. It means she requested that you sit down.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: She asked me to

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    No. It means she requested that you sit down.
    In the other case, I guess the sentence would have to be something like "She asked me if she could sit down"...

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    Re: She asked me to

    That's right.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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