There are three types of nonfinite clauses.

a)To-infinitive clause
In this clause, the verb comes after the word to.
  • He gave up his job to travel the world.

 

b)–ing clause
In this clause, we use the verb + – ing.
  • He is a thoroughly spoilt child being the only one in the family.
  • You are the only one capable of solving the problem.
  • Before becoming a bank robber, he was a police officer.

 

c)Past participle clause
In this clause, we use the past participle form of the verb.
  • Taught acrobatics since young, she has amazed audiences with her superb skills.
  • He would like to be a bank robber when asked what he would like to be when he grew up.