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An infinitive is the word to plus an action verb.
--Mike likes to read. to read is the direct object
--Mike's favorite thing to do is to read. to read is the
--To read is Mike's favorite thing to do. to read is the subject
--Mike's plan to read was put on hold
because his mom asked him to wash
the dishes. to read functions as an adjective
--Mike went to the library to read. to read functions as an adverb
Infinitives can be used to create infinitive phrases.