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Need As An Ordinary Verb And An Auxiliary Verb

Need is used both as an ordinary verb and as an auxiliary verb. As an ordinary verb As an ordinary verb need is used in the sense of ‘require’. It has the usual forms needs and needed. Ordinary need is...

Using Need

Need not + have + past participle If we say that somebody need not have done something, we mean that he or she did it, but it was not necessary. You need not have woken me up. I...