Verbs Followed by Infinitives

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The Big River Mix-Up

The United Energy Company, where Justin works, would like to build a dam on the Big River in Montana.  Environmentalists in Montana are trying to prevent this huge construction project.  No one knows if the dam will be built or not.

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Careful speech:  She is going to get her shoes out of the closet and put them on.

Relaxed speech:  She's gonna get 'er shoes out o' the closet an' put 'em on.

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