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Is the following sentence grammatical?

An example could help clarify the problem.

I hear the construction help clarify quite often, is it idiomatic?

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The usage of help here is as a transitive verb, with the meaning "To contribute in some way to."

Help + verb is a common combination.

E.g.

Doctors are finding one way that sugar can benefit your health: it may help heal wounds when antibiotics fail.

or

New mammogram guidelines could help catch breast cancer early.

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