Tag: gerunds

4 Subject + v-ing at the beginning of a sentence 2019-06-26T07:46:31.693

3 "There is [no way] 'of proving'/'to prove' that he was *wrong*/*right*" 2013-03-07T22:24:10.647

3 "'Applying'/'If we apply'/'Given' those principles" 2013-03-16T19:14:06.937

3 "turn + -ing" vs turn + infinitive" 2013-04-20T10:21:19.383

3 What's the difference in meaning between infinitive and gerund? 2013-04-23T10:54:03.180

3 "Be/Being on a diet is hard" 2013-05-23T21:32:19.533

3 "He intends leaving tomorrow" 2013-10-19T14:47:32.963

3 This is important "to learn" or "to learning"? 2013-11-25T14:43:57.433

3 Picking strawberries v. The picking of strawberries v. Strawberry-picking 2014-04-19T02:42:52.497

3 Meaning of "the vanquishing of something" 2014-05-03T22:23:57.177

3 "remember visiting" vs. "remember to visit" 2014-06-14T12:06:41.470

3 Verb + gerundive or Verb + infinitive, what is preferable? 2014-08-07T06:30:39.383

3 Should we use "is sending" or "is to send"? 2014-09-17T22:18:04.523

3 using "going by bus" in Present Participle and Gerund form 2014-11-22T20:59:43.960

3 Question about [them] or [their] being...? 2014-12-09T20:07:40.563

3 Three prepositional phrases one after the other: is it harder to understand? 2014-12-14T12:56:13.677

3 like/love + to infinitive for habits and choices - shades in meaning 2014-12-15T06:58:12.780

3 "like doing" vs. "like to do" 2014-12-27T02:45:05.930

3 Gerund or participle? 2015-01-26T04:35:36.660

3 Gerund (being sick) at the end of the sentence 2015-02-06T08:39:54.573

3 When to use –ing form and -ed form? 2015-03-24T03:20:15.340

3 Do we use "my" or possessive pronouns in such sentences? 2015-09-04T08:27:54.890

3 Verb + to or -ing 2015-09-15T17:36:45.433

3 Listen to her___ the song 2015-10-16T05:54:54.690

3 Are travel (n.) and travelling always interchangeable? 2015-10-30T08:12:58.680

3 Does the word "uncovery" exist? 2015-12-11T08:55:49.453

3 This allows for the proper sizing of equipment 2015-12-18T21:53:20.567

3 gerund or past simple: "I have registered for 4 classes after meeting (I met) my counselor" 2015-12-23T08:35:41.293

3 The use of "stand emphasizing" 2016-02-10T12:03:57.103

3 "The man standing ..." a gerund or an adjective? 2016-04-21T08:19:21.600

3 Is it correct to say "Thanks for keep encouraging me ..." ? 2016-06-01T16:15:09.437

3 Gerund supporting or Noun support 2016-06-11T06:00:16.493

3 The role of 'sleeping' in 'sleeping baby' 2016-07-03T06:12:25.573

3 To infinitive as a subject 2016-07-05T18:09:58.510

3 "With Mrs Jones going to New York, Mr Smith took up her position." 2016-11-23T07:50:58.117

3 Complex object with "see" usage 2016-12-07T17:43:41.580

3 why "is + verb + gerund" is possible? 2016-12-29T09:23:42.130

3 At completing vs at having completed 2017-01-22T01:52:24.303

3 What am I talking to myself here? vs Who are you to judge me? 2017-01-23T15:20:41.590

3 What is difference between 'walking' and 'to walk'? 2017-02-14T07:42:26.263

3 "We’d like to see the baby’s weight going steadily up." 2017-03-05T20:38:00.307

3 Gerund, Infinitive or That Clause in this case 2017-03-06T20:52:07.957

3 Difference between infinitive phrase and gerund phrase as subject 2018-03-10T21:01:13.577

3 Why does "I'm voting for John Doe" have the same meaning of "I will vote for John Doe"? 2018-04-13T02:52:23.727

3 What is the difference between "when" and "in doing"? 2019-01-20T12:32:08.017

3 To + ing question 2019-02-25T20:47:13.367

3 “I’m reading so slowly it’s going to take me about three weeks to finish the writing.” - Where is the mistake? 2019-06-07T19:12:27.897

3 Is “to infinitive” a myth? 2019-08-17T07:02:00.890

2 " ... need [something] 'verb-ing' ... " vs. " ... need [something] 'infinitive' ... " 2013-03-09T22:35:32.577

2 do you mind + if-clause or ~ing 2013-10-26T11:54:10.710

2 Are there solutions to know which verbs are followed by the infinitive or the gerund? 2013-11-28T03:11:11.307

2 “allow to determine” or “allow determining” 2014-01-16T16:26:45.643

2 Do you use "like walking" or "like to walk"? 2014-02-13T07:19:04.980

2 Preposition 'to' with gerund (-ing)? 2014-04-09T06:34:21.663

2 Is there a term for nouns used as adjectives? 2014-07-17T17:56:30.657

2 What does "in using" mean? 2014-07-18T21:51:02.557

2 Ambiguity of what the Gerund "taking" refers to in Sentence 2014-08-23T01:13:09.377

2 Is this possible: 'I’ll never forget my country being invaded'? 2014-09-01T00:03:37.723

2 I'll never forget hearing 2014-09-28T00:59:14.533

2 I don't want someone doing something? 2014-09-28T12:15:51.833

2 Finding the money isn't easy or money being found isn't easy? 2014-10-20T06:02:51.557

2 Does the gerund clause 'finding money' indicate passive meaning? 2014-10-21T07:39:43.763

2 Are the gerund forms 'having been + adj./noun..,There being,There having been,etc.' in use? 2014-10-23T09:53:31.177

2 Which verbs can be used with possessive pronouns? 2014-10-25T04:20:04.543

2 Can a gerund phrase serve as an appositive? 2014-11-12T02:17:15.917

2 Does it sound weird when you listen to the sentence? 2014-11-12T10:45:30.867

2 I am being hungry 2014-11-28T23:36:09.577

2 A question regarding gerund and its actor 2014-12-18T05:16:04.773

2 Should I use -ing in the following examples? 2014-12-24T09:22:37.213

2 “need doing” vs. “need to do” 2014-12-26T11:56:23.727

2 start + infinitive/gerund 2014-12-26T12:04:59.970

2 Do I need to use apostrophe after this noun in the sentence? 2015-01-01T07:00:07.407

2 distinguishing between an adjective and adverb 2015-01-02T13:15:19.377

2 Differences between to + inf and v-ing 2015-02-04T09:42:55.163

2 Is 'working' a gerund in the following sentences? 2015-03-31T18:46:26.133

2 Is this sentence correct? "Is this the reason for you neglecting doing your homework?" 2015-04-22T05:24:59.503

2 Object pronouns + verb+ing 2015-04-27T16:34:39.497

2 Diference between that+present and gerund 2015-06-10T16:46:52.767

2 Should I use -ing in the following example? 2015-07-24T09:40:57.383

2 Gerund phrase or participle phrase 2015-08-18T14:26:41.160

2 Is the possessive gerund preferred in "with Windows 7's being installed"? 2015-08-24T11:41:53.373

2 The meaning of "for gerund" 2015-09-02T15:01:49.343

2 "I like to be loved" vs. "I like being loved" 2015-09-08T14:25:54.127

2 Can the verb "see" form the present participle "seeing?" 2015-09-08T18:29:05.307

2 Possessive form of the noun...why is it incorrect? 2015-09-14T22:45:45.290

2 "of" with gerunds 2015-09-30T04:26:45.273

2 The... rising numbers of those out of work are adding greatly to the government's problems 2015-10-19T11:26:32.593

2 Is "running" a gerund here? 2015-10-24T18:36:02.780

2 it is a systematic approach "to obtain" or "obtaining"? 2015-11-18T10:31:15.643

2 "I want you succeeding" vs. "I want your succeeding" 2015-11-22T19:21:40.020

2 should + gerund? 2016-02-05T17:29:33.520

2 Talking about ideas: "slow change of mind/slowly changing her mind" 2016-02-08T15:45:18.370

2 there is no point in do+ing except "what verb structure here"? 2016-02-13T03:54:52.777

2 Make versus makes 2016-03-26T06:22:32.173

2 Possessive case with gerunds in a sentence 2016-07-14T11:26:56.723

2 How to modify gerunds when they are objects? 2016-07-19T00:39:40.127

2 "keep starting to follow me" or "keep starting following me"? 2016-08-27T22:01:02.633

2 What is the meaning of "remember doing something"? 2016-08-28T12:11:44.767

2 Conjunction of infinitive and gerund 2016-09-01T14:41:50.163