Mean

Posted by Manjusha Filed in Practical English Usage

The structure mean + (object) + infinitive means intend to or plan to.

The progressive form meaning is also possible in this sense.

See also

Do and make
Make
Make: special uses
Words ending in -man
May / might ...but
Maybe and may be
Mean
Mind
Misplace and displace
More
Most
Much and many
Must in questions and negatives

Just
Just, already and yet

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