Use the elements in brackets to complete the following
sentences with Objective Infinitive construction (Complex Object). Pay
attention to sentences 5 and 6 which have a Passive meaning
1 I don’t want (he/to stay). I want (he/to leave) my
house and never (to come back).
2 The answer made (he/to feel) as if he had been slapped
in the face.
3 I wonder if anyone saw (you/to come out) of that house.
If anyone saw (you/to leave), you’ll be in trouble.
4 Robert heard (the footsteps/to die away) and (the
5 I’d like (this book/to publish).
6 Simon liked (everything/to keep) in perfect order.
7 His remarks sometimes make (I/to feel) uneasy. Could
you be a dear and make (he/to stop) teasing me.
8 She watched (they/to disappear) and slowly went back
into her house.
9 We told jokes and it made (the time /to pass).
10 For a long time I’ve been watching (he/to take over)
all the important jobs in the company.
11 Julie had never known (he/to break down) so
12 I saw (he/to stop) and (to look) at the house closely
and (to put down) something in his notebook.
13 He knew (his son/to keep) an open mind in this matter.
14 Randolph didn’t want (his secretary/to find) those
papers. They might make (she/to doubt) his loyalty to the firm.