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Hi

Would you say that both of the following sentences sound equally correct?
I think we need to refer to a dictionary.

I think we need to refer a dictionary.

Many thanks,

Tom

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Hi,

I think we need to refer to a dictionary.

This is fine to me.

My dictionary includes this meaning for 'refer'.

intransitive verb consult forinformation or advice

Best wishes, Clive
Comments  
Both are incorrect in my opinion. Use "consult" instead.
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Mr. Tom I think we need to refer to a dictionary.
Only this one is correct.
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