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What type of infinitive phrases are shown below (noun, adverb or adjective)
1.George wants to take Lea out tonight.
adv
2.Would you like to read this detective novel? adj
3. Fifty years ago,people didn't know to avoid "bad"cholesterol. adv
4.My grandmother taught me to make lentil soup.adj
5.Everyone plans to bring a potluck dish to the party. adv

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    All of these infinitive phrases answer "what" after the verb, so they are all direct objects.

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    Can you check these also? Thanks

    1.To have a balanced diet, keep the food triangle in mind. noun
    2. To get good food at that place is impossible.noun
    3.Brenda went to that popular, crowded cafe simply to see her friends.adv
    4.We listened to Rosalie's suggestion to disguise the leftovers.noun
    5.Avoiding,leafy vegetables is guaranteed to ruin your health. adv

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