Grammar Patterns

poss N be to-inf

Nouns with other meanings

There are a few other nouns which have this pattern.
Their mistake was to screen the advertisement during a break in children's programmes.
Lamont's reward was to be made Chancellor.
Hope is preceded by an adjective such as best or only.
Right now, Ubora says his only hope is to move his family to a better neighborhood.
  • effect
  • hope
  • mistake
  • reward
  • tendency
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