Tag: gerunds

2 i am confused about a gerund verb (having) 2016-09-30T12:15:08.627

2 "This being our first transaction....." 2016-10-06T15:20:05.490

2 use and meaning of perfect gerund 2016-10-28T13:56:41.573

2 What is the grammar of: "You being the fish"? 2016-10-28T22:12:45.200

2 Can I write "sustaining of relations" as "relations sustaining"? 2016-11-20T09:23:24.347

2 worth to drive? worth the drive? worth it the drive? 2016-12-09T14:33:14.607

2 Please help me to distinguish a noun+noun, a adjective+noun and a gerund+noun? 2017-01-16T13:23:57.837

2 Why are there so many verb+ing in this passage? 2017-02-05T07:48:44.347

2 "A word as Verb + ing" vs "that word as a Noun" 2017-02-05T13:14:49.110

2 infinitive vs verb vs gerund 2017-02-10T22:27:00.507

2 "Working as a teacher is my dream." or "To work as a teacher is my dream." 2017-02-28T03:55:03.043

2 Mean +ing or mean +infinitive with to 2017-03-06T21:23:47.460

2 Can I use 'having' in a noun clause? 2017-03-29T07:36:54.333

2 How verb can be used after the preposition? 2017-04-21T17:01:10.070

2 Correct use of the word communication or communicating 2017-05-01T04:18:53.753

2 Worry vs worrying 2017-05-17T20:56:39.450

2 A verb in present continuous or a gerund? 2017-05-28T13:57:15.807

2 Best way to say I keep on doing something? 2017-06-05T16:40:05.220

2 Gerund for repetitive, intermittent, from time-to-time actions? 2017-06-15T20:37:07.343

2 "I like to do cycling" or "I like to go for cycling" - which is correct? 2017-06-20T16:40:48.170

2 gerund or infinitive with the verb going 2017-06-21T20:11:38.117

2 What do you mean by "ordinary preposition"? 2017-06-23T06:19:54.700

2 "What is funny in people being injured?" vs "What is funny in peoples' being injured?" 2017-06-23T18:18:42.723

2 Are these gerund sentences grammatically correct? 2017-06-27T00:41:13.970

2 Is "telling" in this example sentence a gerund? 2017-08-05T13:22:20.960

2 The best way to do it is (to make / by making) him friend 2017-08-17T13:38:41.553

2 Which one out of the two is correct and sounds idiomatic 2017-08-25T03:59:13.777

2 When to use gerunds 2017-09-02T01:41:32.580

2 What's the grammar behind "[Noun/pronoun] + [be] + [gerund]" 2017-09-14T16:02:00.857

2 The Rules of using the "ing" verb? 2017-09-15T22:18:45.107

2 Gerunds and complements in a sentence 2017-09-29T20:58:20.127

2 How do you call the "act" of saving information? 2017-11-17T05:43:53.813

2 Every Verb can be gerund or infinitive 2017-11-23T04:13:33.160

2 should I use "for free download" or "for free downloading"? 2018-01-10T03:02:40.353

2 “Sound of a heavy rain” vs. “Sound of heavy raining” 2018-02-17T06:36:11.907

2 “A slow moving” vs. “A slowly moving” 2018-03-13T00:56:48.067

2 Gerund question: "I could see it going down the drain." 2018-04-29T14:15:43.733

2 Why are these participles not gerunds? 2018-05-24T05:37:36.467

2 Can the adverb "exclusively" in the sentence be replaced with an adjective without changing the meaning of the sentence? 2018-06-24T00:19:52.013

2 "I work" vs "I am working" / "I live" vs "I am living"? 2018-06-25T11:41:24.967

2 Is "I don't like girls smoking" a correct sentence? 2018-07-07T19:01:37.937

2 “To book” or “to booking”? 2018-07-08T07:47:18.827

2 Which is the gerund and participle here? 2018-10-02T11:11:29.303

2 Can two ing words be placed together? 2018-12-04T12:47:23.903

2 The difference between "go to shop" and " go shopping" 2018-12-13T15:31:28.540

2 prefer doing vs prefer to do 2019-01-13T09:29:02.117

2 Prefer to vs prefer than 2019-03-02T06:01:52.320

2 Is it correct to write these two gerunds in succession? 2019-03-09T23:30:17.457

2 Being doing it is hard 2019-03-28T07:16:33.833

2 "I want to use my energy TO READ or FOR READING?" 2019-03-31T18:03:31.337

2 A gerund problem 2019-05-02T17:52:07.980

2 Can "boast" take a gerund directly as its object? 2019-05-23T17:58:33.247

2 Passive form of sentences 2019-06-30T17:44:45.210

2 to + inf vs to + '-ing' 2019-08-03T11:50:26.020

2 What are these ingforms of learning? 2019-09-19T13:01:05.830

2 What's the difference between "the waiting" and "the wait"? 2019-12-16T17:26:14.373

2 How to refer to multiple actions using a gerund? 2020-01-08T05:38:24.987

2 "The Key to winning" is + -ing or -to? 2020-02-02T19:59:57.193

2 Is it correct and natural to say "I like travel" meaning I like traveling 2020-03-11T12:09:50.767

2 infinitive and gerund 2020-04-12T09:07:19.390

1 I don't understand this structure of the sentence 2013-09-21T15:03:06.143

1 "Do you like to get up early?" 2013-10-19T14:44:58.513

1 look forward to meeting 2013-11-27T05:57:50.897

1 Using gerund vs using "that + verb" or to-infinitive 2013-12-05T12:48:18.547

1 Why use “ing” in word playing? 2014-01-04T15:23:08.787

1 infinitive and noun as object in a sentence 2014-01-18T09:44:49.550

1 Which is correct — "avoid fight" or "avoid fighting"? 2014-05-12T07:18:23.967

1 Is anything wrong with putting verb inside this sentence? 2014-08-18T09:44:15.103

1 I forgot the door being opened 2014-08-31T22:31:42.333

1 meaning of 'do you plan to continue working?'; 'do you plan to continue to work?' 2014-09-02T13:09:42.520

1 How do we choose infinitive over gerund or vice versa? 2014-09-07T10:22:04.293

1 ING-Clause Usage+Meaning 2014-09-28T03:16:09.003

1 Is it possible to use a subject before the gerund? 2014-10-20T08:21:11.200

1 Can "for -ing" form be used after a noun to indicate the purpose of the noun? 2014-10-25T00:22:40.040

1 Is there anything wrong with "Relation between smoking and academic achievement"? 2014-11-10T11:14:54.297

1 Gerund or infinitive? 2014-11-23T16:24:30.410

1 "They're going gorilla watching" - is there a verb at the end of the sentence? 2014-11-30T01:30:31.830

1 "watch a movie" or "watching a movie" 2014-12-19T07:34:43.367

1 "relax" or "relaxing"? -- I hope you are having some rest and relaxing at the end of the year 2014-12-28T13:03:55.523

1 Does a gerund require a preposition after it? 2015-01-03T18:36:00.357

1 Tense not validating 2015-03-16T09:04:37.677

1 Gerund or infinitive form 2015-03-26T16:00:55.343

1 The reason for me 'going' there or 'to go' there - which is correct? 2015-05-11T12:59:29.953

1 "Squishing" or "a squish"? 2015-05-24T19:05:16.147

1 Should I do not use "ing" in these situations? 2015-06-05T12:51:27.837

1 When to use infinitive and when to use present participle of a same word? 2015-06-09T08:41:27.983

1 "By" to mean "in result of" or "After" - by + gerund 2015-06-18T12:51:27.687

1 Shall I use gerund or infinitives with the verb "to apologize"? 2015-06-20T16:40:08.350

1 Question about the details in meaning between gerund and supine (aka to-infinitive) 2015-06-23T01:16:22.833

1 ING trouble in sentence 2015-07-15T09:35:31.270

1 When should I use a gerund and when an infinitive with 'like' or 'love'? 2015-07-18T09:00:40.523

1 "prefer ~ing" / "prefer to infinitive" 2015-08-03T04:30:19.537

1 Using "infinitive" or "gerund" in subordinate clause 2015-08-14T06:23:29.350

1 The use of "by (verb)-ing" to state a reason 2015-09-02T16:15:11.027

1 "helps making", "helps make", "helps to make" - what is the difference? 2015-09-17T04:24:05.340

1 Must I add a noun after "in retaliation for"? Can I add a gerund? 2015-09-19T18:58:54.577

1 Can I add verb successively after the word "after"? 2015-10-01T19:04:27.177

1 Gerund form of verb "to empire" 2015-11-01T21:44:13.353

1 in vs at + gerund 2015-11-10T12:10:07.297