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<span itemprop='name'>Verbs followed by -ing
or the infinitive</span>
by <a itemprop='author' href='/users/channel/671762'>Nikolina Leskovar</a>
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<h1>Verbs followed by -ing
or the infinitive</h1>
Some verbs are followed by either -ing or the infinitive and they still have same or very similar meaning:
Our company continued having possitive results in last 3 months.
Our company continued to have possitive results in last 3 months.
Some expressions which are followed by the -ing form of verbs:
It’s a waste of time/money ...
There’s no point (in) ...
It’s no use ...
It’s (not) worth ...
</p><h3>after certain verbs</h3>
<p>avoid, dislike, enjoy, finish, give up, mind, I finished programming a
<h3>after a preposition</h3>
<p>I look forward to working in your company.</p>
<h3>when the word is the subject</h3>
<p>Programming is not good for
<h3>after certain verbs</h3>
<p>1.forget, learn, help, train, teach, I forgot to save that file.</p>
<p>2. expect, hope, need, choose, offer, want, You need to install a special
application to help protect your data.</p>
<p>3. agree, pretend, encourage, recommend, promise, I recommend you to use this OS.</p>
<p>4. allow, decide,manage, mean, refuse, can afford, We can't decide which
application to use.</p>
<p>1. too+adjective, The computer was too
slow to update that
<p>2. adjective+enough, We were good enough to
persuade them to buy a computer.</p>
<h2>I'll go up and find out what they
need and the rest of you start
<h2>I FORGOT TO SAVE a
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