Tag: licensing

21 "He likes swimming" or "He likes to swim"? 2013-02-05T01:10:38.697

11 Bare infinitive vs to-infinitive 2015-03-25T13:19:03.883

10 Is there any reason why we can't use "I hope you to buy me a doll." 2016-02-09T18:30:38.340

9 "Make" meaning "force to do something" 2013-01-27T18:14:13.170

9 Interpretation of "My dream is becoming an English teacher." 2013-09-15T16:09:27.377

9 "I like listening to music" and "I like to listen to music" - is there any difference? 2015-07-13T15:24:53.110

7 Why is "He said me he was ..." ungrammatical, but "He told me he was ..." is not? 2013-01-29T20:31:55.230

7 Infinitive and Gerund Construction 2013-02-21T15:02:58.277

7 Verb + object + verb 2013-03-23T12:53:24.683

5 'Would' vs 'should', expressing expectation on the part of the speaker 2014-07-05T08:03:01.193

5 What's the difference between "continues doing" and "continues to do"? 2015-07-03T21:10:21.820

4 Departure To/For 2014-06-21T11:44:35.953

3 How to say "I suggest adding [something]" 2013-09-12T20:09:07.717

3 "I have ever been to New York. "Is this sentence correct? 2014-02-18T06:51:24.290

3 Fall/Come Under Investigation 2015-05-04T04:18:34.287

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

2 How to parse this sentence: "The book is worth reading"? 2013-09-04T08:26:30.243

2 "I end up studying English" vs. "I end up to study English" 2013-10-13T10:31:21.583

2 Usages of "Important" 2014-05-22T12:10:46.297

2 "Of His Own" Usage 2014-06-18T06:57:49.833

2 What is this variant of remember doing? 2014-06-28T17:16:56.300

2 Perfect Infinitive: To + have 2015-03-16T07:53:29.410

2 Is it predicative or object clause? 2015-04-28T10:32:49.347

2 Difference between 'record for' and 'record in' 2015-09-16T11:33:35.050

1 Does 'reason' have a modifier and a complement? 2013-07-28T02:52:30.750

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

1 complements of 'typical of' 2013-10-15T02:26:43.290

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

1 Go Into Stalemate 2014-07-26T14:43:05.150

1 Usage of "ratio to" when talking about proportions 2014-08-12T13:07:13.653

1 ... finished {written/writing/to write/wrote} two compositions 2014-10-09T18:55:41.083

1 Usage of "As Spotted By" 2014-10-18T23:14:04.703

1 Except + gerund or infitive 2014-12-28T07:44:15.713

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

1 Should "other than" be followed by the infinitive or the -ing form 2016-02-27T08:29:26.197

1 “One‘s wish is to do something” vs “One's wish is doing something”? 2016-12-27T08:05:06.417

0 Is "coincident" followed with "as" or "with"? 2015-10-10T03:23:37.180

0 Subject of infinitive clause with "expected" 2015-10-16T11:19:51.237

0 "sue for + verb" or "sue + to + verb"? 2016-08-12T05:03:41.873

0 "be forbidden to Verb" or "be forbidden from Verb_ing" 2016-08-18T11:39:41.320

0 Why can't we say "explain me it" or "say me it"? 2016-09-19T00:50:56.153