Theory


 

MAKE + OBJECT + INFINITIVE WITHOUT TO 

 

 

 

  • to force someone to do something

My teacher made me stay behind after school.

 

 

  • to have an effect

 

Sunny weather makes me feel good.

 

  • use to + infinitive with the passive form of make.

We were made to work harder.

 

 

 

 


 

LET + OBJECT + VERB + OBJECT WITHOUT TO

 

  • to allow someone to do something

 

  • let has not passive form, use the active form of let.

Don’t let other people control your life.

 

 

They let us use their photocopier.

 

 

 

 

 


 

ALLOW+ OBJECT+ OBJECT + INFINITIVE WITH TO

 

 

  • for giving or not giving permission in a formal situation.

 

  • in Passive Voice

 

 

 

 

The regulations don't allow me to drive because I am 14 years old.

 

I wasn't allowed to stay up late on weekends when I was a little girl.

We were allowed to use their photocopier.

 

 


 


 


 

 

Fecha: 6/7/2017 | Creado por: Maria Carolina
Categoria: Unit 3