Need and Want with a Second Verb

Don’t say: 
– I need go home.
– I needed buy a new car. – or – I needed bought a new car.
– She wants speak better English.
– I want find a good job.

Say this:
– I need to go home.
– I needed to buy a new car.
– She wants to speak better English.
– I want to find a good job.

Need and want are not the only verbs like this,  Here’s a list of others.

— Thanks to Laurie for this article —

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