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  1. amigos4
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    Smile Which sentence is correct?

    Which of the following is correct?

    1. I would like you to take out the trash.

    2 I would like for you to take out the trash.

    Is the word "for" necessary?

    Thank you.


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    #2

    Re: Which sentence is correct?

    #1 is grammatically correct; #2 is frequent and colloquial but best avoided in formal writing.

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