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Category:Finnish long first infinitives

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These longer forms of the (active) first infinitives are used only in a shortened sentence expressing purpose, translated into English "(in order) to do". These occur only with a possessive suffix, determined by the person of the main clause, and can be used only if the main clause and the clause expressing purpose have the same subject.