Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 3 weeks ago

Govt had no place telling newspapers what to write.  Governments had no place to tell newspapers what to write.  -which  one is  right? why?

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  • 3 weeks ago

    you boys frame issues like mississippi makes mud

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  • RP
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Neither is quite the way it should be. Try: Governments must not tell newspapers what to write.

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  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    The first version is the better as it avoids too many infinitives but either is OK.

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  • 3 weeks ago

    "telling"- the participle. 

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  • Rick
    Lv 6
    3 weeks ago

    leave out the 'to' ........................

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  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    They survived the fall I guess.

    Beautiful scenery though

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