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    Adjective + infinitive

    Dear friends, which of those seems to be alright?

    1/ It was so hard not to tell him the truth.

    2/ It was so hard to not tell him the truth.

    Where should I use the negative not?

    Thanks for clarification.

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    Re: Adjective + infinitive

    hi,

    The first sentence is correct.

    Madox

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