She Helped Me Get It
Verbs + (Pro)noun + Infinitive
Some verbs can also take a (pro)noun followed by an infinitive. This verb pattern is used when another person is involved. Here is a list of some of the most common:
I invited the audience to think of an optical storage device other than a CD Rom disc.
I advised the end user to stay alert.
I advised the client to change to a new operating system.
Verbs + (Pro)noun + Base Form of the Verb
There are a few verbs which also take a (pro)noun followed by an infinitive, but drop the 'to' of the infinitive. These are the most important:
The computer hacker made our staff decrease output or production.
The technician helped the manager set up an Ethernet connection in every cubicle.