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Which is correct?1. She helped the blind cross the road. 2. She helped the blind to cross the road. Thanks.

asked Oct 08 '13 at 11:27 May New member

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Either is correct. The first sentence leaves out the 'to' in the infinitive, but it is still an infinitive. The term 'the blind' implies all blind people as a group, If she helped one blind person cross the road, use 'the blind person'.

 

She helped the blind person cross the road.

link answered Oct 08 '13 at 13:20 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

Thanks.

MayOct 08 '13 at 13:22

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