ग्रामर

V to-inf

Productive uses

The to-infinitive clause is used with two additional meanings. These uses are productive, that is, they occur with a wide range of verbs.1) The to-infinitive clause has the meaning 'in order to do something'. An example is He smiled to hide his fear, which means that hiding his fear was the purpose of his smiling.2) The to-infinitive clause has the meaning 'because something happens'. An example is She smiles to see her grandson, which means that seeing her grandson is the cause of her smiling.

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कोलिन्स से नया!
कोलिन्स से नया!
अंग्रेजी शब्द सूची
अंग्रेजी शब्द सूची
नवीनतम शब्द प्रस्तुतियाँ
नवीनतम शब्द प्रस्तुतियाँ
इजी लर्निंग इंग्लिश ग्रामर
इजी लर्निंग इंग्लिश ग्रामर
COBUILD व्याकरण
COBUILD व्याकरण
वर्ड लवर का ब्लॉग
वर्ड लवर का ब्लॉग
ऑनलाइन स्क्रैबल चेकर
ऑनलाइन स्क्रैबल चेकर
The Paul Noble Method
The Paul Noble Method
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