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Structure that follows "help"

Postby Hussein » Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:10 pm

I know it's correct to say:

Chlorophyll helps plants (to) make food.

What about:

Chlorophyll helps plants IN MAKING food.

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Re: Structure that follows "help"

Postby Alan » Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:30 am

Yes, both possible.


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