- Obligation arising out of an
arrangement or plan/in statements and questions/.
We are to complete this work by
When is the wedding to be?
- A strict order or instruction,
given by the speaker or any other authority.
You are to do it exactly you
you are to stay here until I
They are not to be trusted!
Nothing was to be done under the
- Perfect Infinitive is used to
emphasize that the action did not take place.
I was to have come.
I was to have graduated in June
You are not to do that!
You are not to tell anything
What am I to do?
What is to
become of me?
Where am I to