Infinitive and-ing forms

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Infinitive and-ing forms by Mind Map: Infinitive and-ing forms

1. -Ing forms

1.1. as a new(subject or object of a verb

1.2. after the verb go,indicating physical activities

1.3. after certain verbs (avoid,enjoy,etc)

1.4. after certain expressions (be interested in, can’t stand,etc)

1.5. after prepositions (for, about,without,etc)

2. Infinitives

2.1. The full infinitives

2.1.1. To express purpose

2.1.2. after it+ be + adjective (it’s nice , it was stupid,etc)

2.1.3. after the first/second/last/best,etc

2.1.4. after certain adjectives

2.1.5. after too and enough

2.1.6. after certain verbs (need, try, tell, etc)

2.1.7. after the object of certain verbs (teach, tell, etc)

2.1.8. after question words (who ,how, what, etc)

2.1.9. after certain nouns (pleasure ,shock, chance, etc)

2.1.10. after some,any no and their compounds.

2.2. The bare infinitive

2.3. after model verbs (can, may , must,should, etc)

2.4. after the verbs let and make in the Active voice

2.5. after would rather and better

3. Verb followed by full infinitive and-ing form

3.1. Some verbs such as start ,begin ,continue,intend,etc. can be followed by either the full infinitives or the -ing forms no difference in meaning.

3.2. some verbs can be followed by either the full infinitive or the -ing forms,but with a difference in meaning.

3.2.1. Try + -ing forms =do something to see effect it will have

3.2.2. Try +full infinitive =make an effort

3.2.3. remember+ -ing form =something that has already happened

3.2.4. Remember +full infinitive = remember something before doing it

3.2.5. Forget + -ing form = forget something that has already happened

3.2.6. forget + full infinitive = forget something you are supposed to do

3.2.7. Regret + -ing form = regret something that has already happened

3.2.8. Regret + full infinitive =terminate an active and no longer do it after that time

3.2.9. Stop + full infinitive = pause temporarily in order to do something else

3.2.10. Go on + -ing form = continue an activity without stopping

3.2.11. go on + full infinitive = do something after completing something else

4. By:nariman abdlrahman

5. Class: 2/2