8 terms

Lesson A - Session 1. Verb patterns: Verb + infinitive

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afford
Liz will not afford to pay that expensive dress.
fail
Richard failed to arrive on time since it took him long time to get dressed appropriately.
hasten
Carl hastened to buy the last things that were on sale.
learn
I'm learning to drive because I want to have a cabriolet.
prepare
She already bought gifts for everybody. She's preparing to be the best hostess.
seek
In the 16th century, people sought to reassure their economic positions by dressing extravagantly.
proceed
She sat down and proceeded to tell me about her shopping holiday.
strive
Fashion designers are constantly striving to be better than other ones.

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