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    there's no point + infinitive?

    Dear Friends,

    As I know, 'there's no point to' is generally followed by the gerund. In Art Company's Susanna, however, they sing:

    "There's no point to start again."

    Is the infinitive acceptable too?

    Palinkasocsi

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    Re: there's no point + infinitive?

    The gerund is definitely more natural.

    Keep in mind that poetry and song lyrics must maintain the metre.

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