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    bare infinitive? Why does this sentence go like this?

    From being caught kissing a 21 years old student, to breaking up with his girlfriend.

    Please help me, i do wanna know why. Thank a million!

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    Re: bare infinitive? Why does this sentence go like this?

    These are prepositions: from ... to ...; They form a correlative pair; e.g., from London to Paris.
    Ex: From being caught kissing a 21 years old student, to breaking up with his girlfriend.
    The phrase breaking up isn't a verb. The preposition to takes a nominal.

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