Grammar Patterns

V n to-inf; V that

V n to-inf; V that

I asked Beryl to drop in.
The Attorney asked that Mr. Rough be sentenced to no more than a year in jail.
They would have preferred me to be a doctor or a lawyer.
I would prefer that you pronounce my name correctly.
They understand him to be unharmed.
I understand he spends most of his time in Europe and America.
  • acknowledge
  • advise
  • allege
  • ask
  • assume
  • beg
  • believe
  • caution
  • command
  • consider
  • declare
  • direct
  • discover
  • expect
  • feel
  • find
  • instruct
  • know
  • order
  • prefer
  • presume
  • prove
  • recommend
  • report
  • require
  • show
  • think
  • understand
  • wish
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