I am reading(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Real Mathematical Analysisby Pugh, and he claims that "All mathematical assertions take an implication form a --> b."

However, is this really true? For example, the assertion, "There exist infinitely many prime numbers," doesn't seem to take the if-then form.

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