She would sometimes just "comb" her hair.

kelv5197

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Mandarin-Malaysia
She also used to sit alone and would sometimes just "comb" her hair during class.

Why we do not use combed in this sentence?

Thank you
 
  • Andygc

    Senior Member
    British English
    Why are there quotation marks round "comb"?

    In "would comb her hair", "comb" is the bare infinitive.
     
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