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After help, we can use object + infinitive.

We often use the infinitive without to. This is rather informal.

can’t help

If you say that you can’t help doing something, you mean that you can’t stop yourself doing it.

Can’t help can be followed by but + infinitive without to. The meaning is the same as can’t help --- ing. This structure is common in American English.

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Had better
Half
...hardly ...when/before ...
Help
Has been
Have or have got
Have vs Having
Hear and listen
Help
He, she or they
Home
Hope
How and what like?
However, yet, still, though
How ever and however

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