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If you want to wait, Ms Hobson will meet with you in a few minutes. What is the infinitive "to wait" in this sentence? Is it a noun, adjective or an adverb?

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  1. Every infinitive (to meet/to wait) is a verb form.

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  2. Infinitives, infinitive phrases, gerunds (another verb form), and gerund phrases can be used as nouns. In this sentence, the infinitive "to wait" seems to be used as a noun.

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  3. Noun

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