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Which one is correct? It is better to not tell the truth to others it is better not to tell the truth to others
Aug 13, 2018 7:23 PM
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It's better not to tell the truth to others
August 13, 2018
Both sound good.
August 13, 2018
Both sentences are technically correct, although "not to tell" would be the more common construction (because it keeps the preposition "to" together with the infinitive). It is more a question of style and emphasis. The following link offers a brief discussion of these two constructions that you might find helpful: http://www.learnersdictionary.com/qa/to-not-be-or-not-to-be
August 14, 2018
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