Infinitives: Following An Object

Form: object +infinitive

In many cases, verbs are usually followed by object + infinitive. However, it's not possible with a "that-clause" in some verbs.

Examples:
Ana didn't want Alex to drive. (NOT Ana didn't want that Alex drive.)
I didn't ask Dean to help out. (NOT Bill didn't ask that Dean help out.)

Here are the list of verbs that can be followed by object + infinitive:
advise like
allow love
ask mean
(can't) bear need
beg oblige
cause order
command permit
compel persuade
encourage prefer
expect recommend
forbid remind
force request
get teach
hate tell
help tempt
instruct trouble
intend want
invite warn
leave wish

Verbs such as let, make, see, hear, feel, watch, notice, have, and at times know and help are usually followed by object + infinitive without to.

Examples:
I hear them sing.
I saw her drove the car yesterday.
Don't make her cry again.

However, there are verbs where the form: object + infinitive can't be applied. (e.g. suggest)

Examples:
I suggest that we all should listen first.
Mike suggested that we all go out for dinner tonight.
The manager suggested that we come up with something different.

Note: Most of the verbs in the list are also used in other structures such as the forms -ing or that-clause.
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