melissa_42 (melissa_42) wrote in linguaphiles,
melissa_42
melissa_42
linguaphiles

"to not" or "not to"

I just needed some help with the following sentence:

     None of them could afford to not get a good night's sleep.


Would it be more grammatically correct to switch the "to" and "not" around, or does the entire sentence need an overhaul?

Thanks in advance!


Tags: grammar
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 22 comments