I need for you to help me


I have heard that 'I need you to do it' can be rewritten as 'I need for you to do it' and 'for' is optional. Do you agree with this? And then, can we also apply this rule to 'want' like 'I want for you to help me? Thank you so much as always and take good care.

asked Nov 11 '12 at 07:45 Hans Contributor

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what is the name of this structure?

need you to v

want you to v

ask you to v

love you to v

tell you to v.....thanks!

link comment answered Jul 12 '16 at 18:17 Jorge Beltrán del Paso New member

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