linking words

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my question is : if words" to" and "for" are linking words or not? 

for example :

we study in university to improve our knowledge .is "to" a linking word here?

 

or

 

we study in university for  impriving our knowledge . is "for here a linking word?

 

thanks 

asked Jul 28 '12 at 18:40 Ehsan Jalilian New member

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"To" is used as preposition, infitive marker and adverb. In your sentence, it is infinitive marker.

 

"For" is used as preposition and conjunction. Here you have used it as preposition.

link comment answered Jul 29 '12 at 03:02 Rahul Gupta Expert

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