Intermediate grammar exercise: ‘verb + object + to infinitive’ structure

English grammar practice exercise, for pre-intermediate and intermediate level.

In this exercise you will practise verbs which are followed by an object + to + infinitive structure.

Verb + object + to + infinitive
After some verbs we use the object, followed by to + infinitive.

Verbs which can be followed by this form include: advise, ask, allow, expect, encourage, force, help, invite, order, persuade, teach, tell.
They helped their neighbour to repair his car.
She asked me to give her some advice.
I told my assistant to send the letter.
I advised my friend not to sell his house.


Instructions: The following sentences all have a verb + object + to + infinitive structure. Complete each sentence by putting the words in brackets into the correct form.


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