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    to have vs to be

    Hi everyone

    is there difference between these two sentences?

    1- I want to have public transportation available?

    2- I want to be public transportation available?

    are both the same or not?

    thanks in advance

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    Re: to have vs to be

    No, they are not the same.

    #2 is wrong, although 'I want there to be public transportation available' is possible.

    Neither of the sentences is a question.
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    Re: to have vs to be

    Quote Originally Posted by ahmadm91 View Post
    Hi everyone.

    is Are there any differences between these two sentences?

    1- I want to have public transportation available.
    2- I want to be public transportation available.

    Are both the same they identical in meaning or not?

    Thanks in advance.
    Note my corrections above. It's important to follow these rules of written English at all times:

    - Start every sentence with a capital letter.
    - End every sentence with one appropriate punctuation mark.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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