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Autor:  Jazz
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Data:  25/JUN/2008 12:22 PM
Assunto:  Go or Go To?

My guess is:

I need to go to work. (right)

ou I need to go work. (wrong) "but I need to go home"


Se houver um verbo após o verbo to Go uso ou não uso To?


Both are right, albeit they slightly differ .

I need to go help my mother now. (right) = "Preciso ir ajudar minha mãe agora"

I need to go to help my mother now. (right) "Preciso ir para/ a fim de / com o objetivo de ajudar minha mãe agora.

[go + primitive form of verb] is used in commands. "Go tell them what you learned about her."


Let's see what others have to say about it as well.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Go or Go To?  –  PM  25/JUN/2008, 11:45 AM
 Go or Go To?  –  Jazz  25/JUN/2008, 12:22 PM
Go or Go To?  –  Josi  25/JUN/2008, 6:34 PM
Go or Go To?  –  PM  26/JUN/2008, 9:24 AM
Go or Go To or go and?  –  Perentie  25/JUN/2008, 6:38 PM
primitive?  –  Jazz  25/JUN/2008, 8:44 PM
Trainer wheels (off)  –  Hoi  26/JUN/2008, 2:13 AM
trainer wheels (off)  –  Jazz  26/JUN/2008, 9:55 AM

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