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For…to-infinitives

Hendrik De Smet

in Spreading Patterns: Diffusional Change in the English System of Complementation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199812752
eISBN:
9780199979752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812752.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language

For…to-infinitives are interesting for a number of reasons. First, within the present-day system of complementation, the use of for…to-infinitival complements is fairly regular. ... More


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