Infinitve Phrases

by Ronald Berry

Infintive Phrases

Friday, Dec. 19th, 9pm

Lexington Park, MD, United States

Lexington Park, MD



An Infinitive Phrase is a group of words consisting of an infinitive and the modifier(s) and/or (pro)noun(s) or noun phrase(s) that function as the actor(s), direct object(s), indirect object(s), or complement(s) of the action or state expressed in the infinitive,


To smash a spider

to kick the ball past the dazed goalie

to eat a sandwich

to bounce the ball

to hit the confused man

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why its uesful

infinitive phrases are useful because it shows what an event is doing and it modifys sentences