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  • Question 1
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    What is an infinitive?

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    An infinitive is a word that shows the relationship of a noun or pronoun, called the object of a infinitive, to another noun or pronoun.

    A group of words that begins with a preposition and ends with an noun or a pronoun called the object.

    An infinitive is a verb form that can be used as a noun. It may also function as an adjective or an adverb.

    An infinitive is a dead inside creature.

  • Question 2
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    The infinitive is formed with the word ___ and the base form of a __________.

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    to, noun

    to, verb

    to, adjective

    to, preposition

  • Question 3
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    Infinitives are often used as a ______ in sentences.

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    love

    noun

    apostrophe

    prepositional phrases

  • Question 4
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    If the word to comes immediately before a ________, it is part of an infinitive.

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    hyperbole

    verb

    adjective

    noun

  • Question 5
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    Because infinitives are used as nouns, they can be what? (Choose all that Apply)

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    Prepositional Phrases

    Subjects

    Predicate Nouns

    Direct Objects

  • Question 6
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    What is an infinitive phrase?

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    An infinitive phrase is a phrase that speaks to you in your Emo phase.

    An infinitive phrase is a group of words that includes an infinitive and other words that complete its meaning.

    An infinitive phrase is another verb that may function as a noun. It may also function as an adjective or an adverb.

    An infinitive phrase is a prepositional phrase.

  • Question 7
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    What is the infinitive phrase?


    To win the last three games of the season will not be easy.

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    To win the last three games

    To win the last three games of the season

    To win

    To win the last

  • Question 8
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    What is the infinitive?


    To get a B on the next test is her objective.

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    To get

    To get a B on the next test

    To get a B

    To get a B on the next test is her objective

  • Question 9
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    What is the infinitive phrase?


    To grow a mustache in time for the play became my dad's plan.

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    To grow a mustache in time for the play

    To grow a mustache

    To grow a mustache in time

    To grow a mustache in time for the play became my dad's plan.

  • Question 10
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    What is the infinitive phrase?:


    I know how to fix the glitch in your computer program.

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    how to fix the glitch in your computer program

    to fix the glitch in your

    to fix the glitch in your computer program

    to fix the glitch

  • Question 11
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    What is the infinitive?:


    To take a cruise in the Caribbean would be wonderful.

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    To take a cruise in the Caribbean would be wonderful.

    To take a cruise in the Caribbean

    To take a cruise

    To take

  • Question 12
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    What is the infinitive?:


    I don't want to argue about it now.

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    to argue about it

    to argue

    to argue about it now

    I don't want to

  • Question 13
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    What is the infinitive phrase?:


    I'm trying to break my habit of saying whatever all the time.

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    to break my habit of saying whatever all the time

    to break

    to break my habit

    to break my habit of saying whatever

  • Question 14
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    What is the infinitive phrase?:


    I'll bet a young kangaroo--called a joey--likes to hang on tightly when its mother jumps around!

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    to hang

    to hang on tightly when its mother jumps around

    to hang on tightly

    to hang on tightly when

  • Question 15
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    What is the infinitive?:


    Ethan wanted to go to the theme park with his family.

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    to go to the theme park with his family

    to go

    to go to the theme park

    with his family

  • Question 16
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    What is the infinitive phrase?


    We all piled into the car and drove to the garden center.

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    to the garden

    to the

    to the garden center

    None

  • Question 17
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?


    To say you're not interested seems unfair.

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    Subject

    Direct Object

    None

  • Question 18
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?:


    Colin hopes to be a good friend to everyone.

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    direct object

    subject

    none

  • Question 19
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?:


    To be myself is the best advice I have been given.

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    subject

    direct object

    none

  • Question 20
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?:


    The mayor gave a citation to the members of the rescue squad who saved the child.

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    subject

    direct object

    none

  • Question 21
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?:


    People sometimes would like to change the weather, but, of course, they can't.

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    Direct object

    subject

    none

  • Question 22
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?:


    Going to the moon seemed impossible to our grandparents.

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    subject

    direct object

    none

  • Question 23
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    Which of these sentences contain an infinitive phrase?

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    Tell Kelly if you're interested in going to Aspen, Colorado for the ski trip.

    She wants to return her new shoes because they feel too big.

  • Question 24
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    Which of these sentences contain an infinitive phrase?

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    He spoke to the manager of the restaurant about a part-time job.

    I would like you all to notice the "Wet Paint" sign on the wall.

  • Question 25
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    Is the "infinitive phrase" a subject, direct object, or none?


    I wish she could have talked to me about the problem.

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    direct object

    subject

    none

  • Question 26
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    Which of these sentences contain an infinitive phrase?

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    I gave the leftover tuna to Sandy's cat.

    It takes a certain kind of person to work in an emergency room.

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