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İngilizcenin en temel konularından biri olan fiillerin mastar halinde ( The Verbs Followed By A To-Infinitive ( Mastar Özelliği ) kullanılması kuralına uygun açıklamalardan oluşan bu yazı çalışanlara büyük bir yarar sağlar.
afford (-ed) (usually with cant) I cant afford to buy it.
agree (-d) I agree to help him.
attempt (-ed) I attempted to answer but I wasnt allowed.
bear (bore,born) I cant bear to see you smoking.
begin (began,begun) When will you begin to work?
claim (-ed) He claimed to have got a scholarship.
consent(-ed) Do you consent to follow the terms of the contract?
continue (-d) They continued to work.
contract (-ed) The Turkish government will contract a foreign firm to build a nuclear reactor.
contrive (-d) Whatever he wants, he can contrive to do.
dare (-d) He didnt dare to tell a lie again.
decide (-d) He cant decide to do anything by himself.
decline (-d) The Foreign Minister declined to comment on foreign affairs.
demand (-ed) I demand to see the manager.
deserve (-d) You deserved to have the prize.
desire (-d) Everybody desires to be happy.
determine (-d) I am determined to take a course.
endeavour (-ed) Mr Irwin will endeavour to find Noah’s ark.
expect (-ed) She expected to pass the exam.
fail(-ed) He failed to cross the river.
forget(forgot,forgotten) Dont forget to write your address.
hasten(-ed) I hasten to let him know.
hate (-d) He hates to be interrupted.
hesitate (-d) Dont hesitate to tell the truth.
hope (-d) I hope to solve it today.
intend (-ed) I intend to do it at once.
learn (learnt) He has learnt to read.
like (-d) She likes to dress up.
long (-ed) I long to see you.
love (-d) Parents love to see their children.
manage (-d) He managed to cure the king.
mean (meant) We mean to learn English.
need(-ed) Everybody needs to earn money.
offer (-ed) He offered to be my partner.
plan (-ned) We planned to visit him next week.
prefer (-red) I prefer to work, rather than ist in the coffee house.
pretend(-ed) He may pretend to be ill.
promise (-d) He promised to pay his debt in time.
propose (-d) I dont propose to speak about this matter to anyone.
refuse (-d) He refused to help.
remember (-ed) I remembered to meet her.
seek (sought) They will seek to find Noah’s ark.
seem (-ed) He seems to have a problem.
start (-ed) It has started to work.
swear (swore,sworn) He swore not to smoke again.
tend (-ed) Germans tend to be very hard-workers.
try (tried) Try to finish it today.
undertake(undertook,undertaken) I can undertake to organise it.
venture (-d) The fireman ventured to enter the burning building.
want(ed) I want to study harder.
wish(-ed) Do you wish to live alone?
Exercise 1 . Complete the sentences with a proper verb form the box.
deserved / forgotten / declined / ventured / expect
1 The police officer ………………to go into detail on the kidnapping.
2 Başak and her brother ……………………to win a scholarship to study abroad.
3 That housebreaker …………………to be punished severaly.
4 George ……………………to resist the two armed robbers.
5 I have ………………to draw money from the bank, can you lend some?
Exercise 2. Arrange the words to make meaningful sentences.
1 his / failed / economic / he / to / crisis / the country / enlarge / in / the / business / due to.
2 be / little / scolded / brother / my / others / hates / to / in front of.
3 promised / birthday / to / to / classmates / come / my / party / my.
4 elder / study / to / brother / my / determined / university / medicine / at / is.
5 house / afford / we / by / cannot / to / sea / buy / the / now / a.
6 Mary / taxi / take / offered / to / terminal / the / to / a.
7 me / questions / hesitate / dont / ask / to.
8 telephone / I / moment / him / remembered / to / last / the / at.
9 distant / us / travel / to / to / tiem / places / short / a / in / enable / jet / liners.
10 a / buy / Tim / to / wishes / yacht / summer / next.