Grammar CheckerVerbsWhy should I use "went" instead of "decided to go"?

Why should I use "went" instead of "decided to go"?

Why should I use "went" instead of "decided to go"?

Saying decided to go can be less clear than saying went.

  • She decided to go to the store and pick up some milk.
  • She went to the store and picked up some milk.

Decided to go has both verb and infinitive, whereas went just has the verb.

Go with the clearer and more concise version of the phrase.