对“to”的错觉

1、介词“to”

错例:In addition to give a generalintroduction to computer, the course also provides practical experience.

正解:In addition to giving a general introduction to computer, the course alsoprovides practical experience.

课程除了一般介绍电脑知识外,还提供实际操作的机会。

类似词组:

adapt to

due to

pay attention to

attach importance to

2、不定式“to”

错例:People should bedetermined to holding on to this job whatever difficulties he might runinto.

正解:People should be determinedto hold on to this job whatever difficulties hemight run into.

他下定决心,不管碰到什么困难,都要坚持做这工作。

类似词组:

in order to

agree to

decide to

pretend to

3、搭配混淆

cannot help

I cannot help wondering about that girl.

我不免对那个女孩感到惊奇。

cannot help but

Due to the present price level, we cannothelp but adjust our offer.

由于目前的价格情况,我方不得不调整报价。

类似词组:

be strict with sb. 对~人要求严格

be strict in sth. 对~事要求严格

take (make) a stand for 捍卫

take (make) a stand against 反对

behind time 迟到,过期

behind thetimes 落在时代后面

at present=at the present time 目前

for the present 暂时

out of the question 绝不可能

without question 毫无疑问

改错练习:

1. You must adapt to livein international society.

2. We should be strict with (doing) our work.

3. The failure of the scheme was due to manage badly.

4. In order to maintaining physical well being, a person should eat wholesome food and get sufficient exercise.

5. We hope you will pay attention to educateyour children.

6. The policy is beneficial to reinforce schooldiscipline.