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I watched the girls to play hockey.
I watched the girls play hockey

I watched the girls playing hockey is also correct.

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You can't make Emma understand.
You can't make Emma to understand.
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We heard him to speak in English.
We heard him speak in English.

We heard him speaking in English is also correct

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He might come in the morning.
He might to come in the morning.
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My mother can to swim very well.
My mother can swim very well.

Always write the negative form cannot as one word. Alternatively, the short form can't can be used informally

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