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Split Infinitives and Verb Phrases 

Split Infinitives and Verb Phrases

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Grammar
Author(s):

Stacy Christiansen

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date: 29 April 2016

Although some authorities may still advise the avoidance of split infinitives, this proscription a holdover from Latin grammar, wherein the infinitive is a single word and cannot be split has been relaxed. In some cases, moreover, clarity is better served by the split infinitive. |

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