v it as det N to-inf
The verb is usually see or regard.
v it as det N to-infThe noun is preceded by a verb, it, the preposition as, and a determiner (usually a possessive), and is followed by a to-infinitive clause.
|verb group||it||as||determiner||Noun||to-infinitive clause|
|I||see||it||as||my||role||to rectify that imbalance.|
Nouns with this pattern refer to a duty or task.
duty job mission responsibility right role task
He saw it as his duty to safeguard the lives of the men under his command.
Bill regards it as his mission to maximise the enjoyment of drinking beer.