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General => Language Questions => Topic started by: navi on January 14, 2019, 07:25:28 am

Title: to keep/to be kept
Post by: navi on January 14, 2019, 07:25:28 am
Which are correct:

1) This is a device which is to be kept out of the reach of children.

2) This is a device which is to keep out of the reach of children.


3) This is a device which is to be kept at home.

4) This is a device which is to keep at home.

Gratefully,
Navi
Title: Re: to keep/to be kept
Post by: admin on January 14, 2019, 10:43:32 am
#1 and #3 are correct.
But, better:
This device should be kept out of the reach of children.
This device should be kept at home.