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These (request) verbs are followed by to... (infinitive). The structure can be Verb + to be or Verb + Object + to...

W__t / b_g / a_k/ would l_k_ / he_p / would pre__r / exp__t / me_n (intend)

These (request) verbs are followed by to... (infinitive). The structure can be Verb + to be or Verb + Object + to...

Want / beg / ask/ would like / help / would prefer / expect / mean (intend)

We expected to be late vs. We expected Dan to be late.

Would you like to go now vs Would you like me to go now.

He doesn't want to know vs. He doesn't want anybody to know.

Do not say "what that":

Do you want me to come with you? Not Do you want that I come.

 

 

 

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These (incentive) verbs have the structure verb + Object + to...

Te_l / Ord_r / Rem__d / Inv__e / Enc__rag_ / Pers__de / T__ch / Ena_b__ / G_t (persuade/arrange for)

These (incentive) verbs have the structure verb + Object + to...

Tell / Order / Remind / Invite / Encourage / Persuade / Teach / Enable / Get (persuade/arrange for)

Can you remind me to call Ann tomorrow?

Jim said the swithwas dangerous and warned me not to touch.

Passive is also possible is this way:

I was warned not to touch the switch.

You cannot use suggest with this structure:

Jane suggest that I ask you for advice. (not Jane suggested me to ask).

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After adv__e and allow, two structures are possible: Verb + -ing and Verb + Object + to... 

After adv__e and allow, two stucures are possible: Verb + -ing and Verb + Object + to...

I wouldn't advise staying in that hotel vs. I wouldn't advise anybody to stay in that hotel.

They don't allow parking here vs. They don't allow people to park here.

Passive is also possible:

Parking isn't allowed here vs. You aren't allowed to park here.

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Make and let have the structure verb + ob___ + base form (do/open/feel, etc.)

Make and let have the structure verb + objectbase form (do/open/feel, etc.).

I made him promise that he wouldn't tell anybody what happened. (not to promise)

Hot weather makes me feel tire. (= causes me to feel tired)

Her parents wouldn't let her go out alone. (= wouldn't allow her to go out)

Let me carry your bag for you.

We say "make somebody to" (not to do), but the passive is "(be) made to do (with to):

We were made to wait for two hours. (= They made us wait)

 

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Do you want to go alone, or do you _____ (come) with you?

Do you want to go alone, or do you want me to come with you? (asking verb, verb+ob+to, not that  I come)

6

Dou you have enough money, or do you want _____ (lend) some?

Dou you have enough money, or do you want me to lend you some (lend) some? (asking verb, verb+ob+to, not that I lend you)

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Should I leave the windows open, or would you like _____ (shut) it?

Should I leave the windows open, or would you like me to shut it?  (asking verb, verb+ob+to, not that I shut)

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Her: "Lock the door." Him: "OK." She told _____.

Her: "Lock the door." Him: "OK." She told him to lock the door. (incentive verb, Verb + Object + to)

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Them: "Why don't you stay with us for a few days?" Her: "That would be nice." They invited _____

Them: "Why don't you stay with us for a few days?" Her: "That would be nice." They invited her to stay with them for a few days. (incentive verb, Verb + Object + To)

10

Him: "Can I use your phone?" Her: "No!" She wouldn't let _____.

Him: "Can I use your phone?" Her: "No!" She wouldn't let him use her phone. (let = Verb + object + base form)

11

He looks older when he wears glasses. Glasses make _____ older.

He looks older when he wears glasses. Glasses make him look older. (made = Verb + object + base form)

12

My father said I could use his car. My father allowed me to use/using his car.

My father said I could use his car. My father allowed me to use/using his car. (-ing or to... are possible with advise/allow)

13

I was surprised that it rained. I didn't expect it to rain/raining.

I was surprised that it rained. I didn't expect it to rain/raining. ("asking" verb)

14

Don't stop him from doing what he wants. Let him/to him do what he wants.

Don't stop him from doing what he wants. Let him do what he wants.

15

I've never been to Hong Kong, but I'd like going/to go there.

I've never been to Hong Kong, but I'd like to go there.

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I'm in a difficult position. What do you advise me doing/to do?

I'm in a difficult position. What do you advise me to do?

17

The movie was very sad. It made me to cry/cry/crying.

The movie was very sad. It made me cry.

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Lauren's parents always encouraged her studying/to study hard at school.

Lauren's parents always encouraged her to study hard at school.

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I wouldn't advise eating/to eat at that restaurant. The food is terrible.

I wouldn't advise eating/to eat at that restaurant. The food is terrible. (Both are possible with advise)

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We are not allowed making/to make personnal phone calls at work.

We are not allowed making/to make personnal phone calls at work. (Both are possible with allow)

21

"I don't think Alex likes me. " "What makes you think/to think/thinking that?"

"I don't think Alex likes me." "What makes you think/to think/thinking that?"