Tag: to-infinitive

47 "To death" vs "to the death" 2016-08-17T05:23:14.033

15 I look forward to hearing from you or looking forward to hear from you? 2015-10-18T03:34:48.003

10 The fire demon won't bend down his head to be cooked on 2014-12-09T07:58:26.097

10 "On their way to killing". Does it sound right? 2019-12-26T16:57:24.223

9 "to getting" vs. "to get" 2014-07-01T14:49:10.127

8 Should I use "to work" or just "work"? 2015-04-09T11:11:34.493

7 Can "to" be dropped in this sentence? 2013-10-22T15:13:11.660

7 What happens if object of a verb refers to the passive subject? 2014-12-25T21:03:52.390

7 ambiguity?: to infinitive phrase as a purpose clause or an infinitival relative clause 2018-07-23T09:03:51.200

6 all you need to do is figure out - if "figure out" is changed to "to figure out", how does the meaning change? 2014-07-17T06:32:46.417

5 Subject of Infinitives for or to? 2013-10-08T16:24:20.390

5 Having had some one to do 2016-04-20T07:24:19.947

5 Is "to" always necessary? 2016-05-19T14:36:21.023

5 Why "to" is dropped after "is"? 2016-06-14T05:39:37.450

5 Does "to" refer to a future event 2017-03-14T13:59:27.127

5 Use of "have to" vs "am to" 2017-12-25T11:38:35.787

4 Can prepostions link verbs to other words? 2013-10-26T06:50:03.520

4 what is the difference between - I make it to go and I make it go? 2015-04-23T11:42:53.287

4 use a bird to write with 2017-01-21T22:54:57.750

4 Being to moisten 2017-06-29T05:26:59.740

4 "help robot population (to) adapt" -- can I omit "to"? 2017-07-05T06:52:45.060

4 Infinitive function as adjective with be and without 2018-03-13T05:07:22.483

4 "Why not do it" vs "why not to do it" 2018-11-26T06:32:09.683

3 What is the grammar of "for A to be considered B, …"? 2015-01-06T06:20:19.720

3 The "To Come" Infinitive 2016-07-01T16:57:36.440

3 Infinitive or Preposition+Object? 2016-11-02T08:02:57.720

3 to obtain medical assistance to die 2017-01-19T04:37:02.750

3 What am I talking to myself here? vs Who are you to judge me? 2017-01-23T15:20:41.590

3 What is difference between 'walking' and 'to walk'? 2017-02-14T07:42:26.263

3 "To be or to not be" Is it grammatically correct? , that is the question 2017-02-16T15:36:35.323

3 Is there any difference in meaning between a that-clause and a to-infinitive-clause? 2017-03-21T11:37:58.040

3 "Answer to the phone" and "Answer the phone" 2017-03-23T07:02:30.500

3 Comma after "to"-phrase starting a sentence 2017-07-08T15:44:46.390

3 Sentence analysis trouble 2017-09-24T12:06:14.800

3 Is 'to' needed here: Jane's mother will come [to] pick her up soon. ” 2018-08-15T07:48:17.253

3 Correct usage of use in a sentence 2019-02-08T13:52:06.297

2 Is this an adjectival or adverbial phrase? 2013-02-17T23:41:50.950

2 "I like to be loved" vs. "I like being loved" 2015-09-08T14:25:54.127

2 When do I use preposition in + ing? 2015-09-19T06:24:24.743

2 Can "manage to" be separated? 2015-11-08T07:53:07.560

2 it is a systematic approach "to obtain" or "obtaining"? 2015-11-18T10:31:15.643

2 Born to do something or born for doing something / Made for doing something or to do something 2016-01-22T00:29:07.677

2 there is no point in do+ing except "what verb structure here"? 2016-02-13T03:54:52.777

2 Is the phrase "to not" correct in English? 2016-09-10T17:22:07.060

2 Please explain this construct with "help" 2016-09-12T21:02:58.473

2 'I wasn't allowed' or 'I wasn't allowed to'? 2016-09-18T14:02:13.813

2 grateful to someone for something? 2016-11-27T04:33:11.797

2 Whether 'not to-infinitive' can be used after 'too + adj' 2017-01-16T00:48:05.000

2 Mean +ing or mean +infinitive with to 2017-03-06T21:23:47.460

2 I want to sell/selling my products on your website 2017-04-17T04:54:05.557

2 How does "too" affect grammar? 2017-04-30T12:43:11.107

2 I'd like to know the answer (what is "to know the answer") 2017-06-06T17:43:35.877

2 The best way to do it is (to make / by making) him friend 2017-08-17T13:38:41.553

2 What is the difference between "in such a manner as to" and "so as to"? 2017-09-28T15:39:32.717

2 signal to stop VS. signal sb to stop 2017-11-16T14:22:46.123

2 Participle clauses 2018-04-29T16:10:18.980

2 This is essential to be accepted or to/for being accepted by others 2018-09-28T14:49:50.167

2 Is it grammatically correct? Past Participle in to-infinitive 2018-12-19T15:14:54.390

2 I don't get the structure and also the meaning of this sentence 2019-01-10T02:33:05.183

2 prefer doing vs prefer to do 2019-01-13T09:29:02.117

2 to + inf vs to + '-ing' 2019-08-03T11:50:26.020

2 "all they did was (to) leave" 2020-01-13T21:41:58.010

2 infinitive and gerund 2020-04-12T09:07:19.390

2 In the sentence "I watched the balloon rise", "rise" is in what verb tense? And why? 2020-07-14T15:20:49.560

2 adverbs modifying infinitive verbs in front of the 'to' 2020-08-19T22:07:04.637

1 "To analyze" or "for analysis"? 2014-10-10T08:07:15.497

1 When to use infinitive and when to use present participle of a same word? 2015-06-09T08:41:27.983

1 I'd like to fully understand how to use 'too..to..' sentence pattern 2015-07-09T16:12:31.663

1 "the distinction of ..." or "the distinction that..." 2015-09-03T11:32:38.983

1 "helps making", "helps make", "helps to make" - what is the difference? 2015-09-17T04:24:05.340

1 infinitive clause 2016-01-04T10:39:41.983

1 Would prefer + to-gerund 2016-01-23T17:15:14.890

1 Can I use "to drip" instead of "that dripped"? 2016-02-15T08:19:45.330

1 Placement of "to-infinitive" before an object 2016-03-08T16:22:31.500

1 Help to clearly understand 'TO' when object becomes new subject 2016-03-16T06:17:09.903

1 Can we use a to-infinitive as a postmodifier after a supervisor? 2016-05-29T14:51:53.437

1 Do you have another job 'to' me? VS Do you have another job 'for' me? 2016-07-18T06:55:57.480

1 Passive "to+infinitive" in the context: usage and definition 2016-07-23T12:08:51.660

1 "go to look for somebody in the place" vs "go to the place to look for somebody" 2016-09-14T15:46:34.463

1 'to - infinitive' structure 2016-10-04T03:53:29.050

1 "To <verb>+ing" vs. "To <bare verb>" 2017-01-26T17:17:38.133

1 "How to keep it alive" Is it grammatically correct? 2017-02-13T05:30:35.640

1 When do we use keep + to inf and keep + ing? 2017-02-19T12:48:46.533

1 "He likes writing poems" or "He likes to write poems" 2017-03-01T16:46:35.010

1 Which sentence is correct out of two? 2017-03-03T11:09:18.880

1 What role does this to-infinitive phrase play among adjective, adverb? And what does it modify in this sentence? 2017-04-02T05:47:39.490

1 How to correct "Take heed to not wake the sleeping baby"? 2017-05-19T13:44:47.947

1 To-Infinitive Phrase with an explicit subject? 2017-06-12T14:44:18.687

1 (Noun) + for (Noun) vs. (Noun) + to (Verb) 2017-06-24T15:18:53.957

1 Can "happen to" be followed by a Present Progressive form? 2017-08-08T16:58:17.370

1 What is passive voice of 'I have a pen to write'? 2017-10-07T18:46:31.437

1 I to confirm with someone 2017-10-24T09:55:25.103

1 Why can't we use "to" in "I saw something to approach me."? 2017-11-01T06:41:56.137

1 Leaving out an infinitive clause : No auxillary and auxiliary after to-infinitive clause 2018-01-01T04:34:26.793

1 Why is it Infinitive 2018-01-01T11:56:16.317

1 What does "jerk awake to dwell on something" mean? 2018-01-22T14:37:19.437

1 requires the services of 2018-01-22T16:20:40.003

1 I can ask how to use but why to use is incorrect 2018-02-10T06:20:37.083

1 Is this to-infinitive clause an adjunct or a complement? 2018-02-22T22:03:25.913