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ordered them to

Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 3:53 am
by navi
Which is correct:

1) The inspector ordered our suitcases to be placed in the yard.
2) The inspector ordered for our suitcases to be placed in the yard.

Gratefully,
Navi

Re: ordered them to

Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 10:35 pm
by Bobinwales
I am not happy with either of those.

Re: ordered them to

Posted: Fri May 29, 2020 1:57 am
by Erik_Kowal
1) seems fine to me.

2) is not idiomatic English.