posted by .

identify infinitves and write how it is used which are noun adjective or adverb
1)To UNDERSTAND the difference between a democracy and a republic is important :noun

2)The captain struggled to REGAIN control of the foundering ship:adverb

3)Megellan's ship was the first to CIRCUMNAVIGATE the globe:adjective

4)The political prisoner refused to DENOUNCE his principles:noun

5)The class approved the decision to offer tutoring services to younger children:adverb

6)Kara's plan is to TAKE a trip to Australia next year:adverb

7)The hill above the town is the best place to WATCH the firwroks:adjective

8)Prospective team members must promise to ATTEND regular practice sessions: noun

  • LA -

    Six of your answers are correct.

    5) TO OFFER is an adjective, modifying "decision."

    6) TO TAKE is a noun, used as the predicate nominative after the linking verb "is."

  • LA -

    I assumed you knew what an infinitive is. Now I'm not so sure.

    The infinitive is TO plus the verb.


Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. English-Ms. Sue

    Identify the infinitive in each sentence. 1. Bill’s goal is to become a psychiatrist someday. I=to become 2. Local patriots decided to throw the tea into the harbor. I=to throw 3. Who wants to go with me to the game?
  2. word order

    Which is the correct ordering of adjectives and adverbs in the English language?
  3. English part of speech Help

    The part of speech is in all caps: 1. "Way too cool" is a colloquial expression that should never be used in FORMAL writing. a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction 2. Each person in this CLASS …
  4. 11th grade english

    I'm supposed to choose how the italicized noun clause is used. Not so sure about the different types of noun clauses.. can someone help me?
  5. 11th grade english. Noun clauses

    I'm supposed to choose how the italicized noun clause is used. Not so sure about the different types of noun clauses.. can someone help me?
  6. english

    I am working on identifying and classifying infinitives. It asks how the infinitive is used whether as a noun, adjective or adverb. Can you please check my homework for corrections?
  7. English 3

    1.) Identify the main clause in the sentence below. Then decide if the subordinate clause is used as noun, adjective, or adverb. The clams, which he ate, were still fresh. Main Clause: which he ate Subordinate clause type: Adjective …
  8. English

    The infinitive is the most versatile verb form because it can be used as A. a verb, an adjective, or a preposition B. a verb, a noun, an adverb, or an interjection C. a verb, an adverb, or a conjunction D. a verb, a noun, an adjective, …
  9. English

    Choose the function of the italicized infinitive phrase. 1.May I have permission to use the car tonight?
  10. English

    Choose the term that describes the phase that is in quotes. Tony realized that "Maria was not going to show up". A.) noun clause B.) adverb clause C.) adjective clause D.) independent clause I think it is A for this one?

More Similar Questions