Which of the following are correct:
1-He was their man to open the safe.
2-He was their man for opening the safe.
(MEANING: He was the man they had in their group whose task was opening the safe.)
3-This was their gun to shoot you.
4-This was their gun for shooting you.
(MEANING: This was the gun they had for the purpose of shooting you.)
Thank you Anglika.
One more question here:
Which is correct:
1-This is the key they had for opening the main door.
2-This is the key they had to open the main door.
3-This is the key they had in order to open the main door.
All are correct.