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Chapter 24. Split infinitives > Split infinitives

Split infinitives

As shown in Exhibit 6-3, the verb “complete” is separated from “to” by the word “successfully” in the sentence, “You must focus on the historical details to successfully complete the course.” You can correct this problem by moving the word “successfully” to the end of the sentence.

Figure 6-3. Split infinitives



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