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Subject:  Re: How dare you? Date:  10/12/2012  4:56 PM
Author:  legalwordwarrior Number:  12661 of 13999

As in "I have not the ring that you seek" instead of "I do not have ..." and "how dare you imply that I swallow pretzels" instead of "how do you dare to imply..." In both case, the auxiliary verb "do" is skipped.

As well sa the word "to"

I agree it's probably related to older, more formal English.

LWW
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