infinitive + ing form vs to + ing form which is better-is : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 16 Jan 2017, 12:21

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# infinitive + ing form vs to + ing form which is better-is

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Manager
Joined: 05 Mar 2011
Posts: 152
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 51 [0], given: 3

infinitive + ing form vs to + ing form which is better-is [#permalink]

### Show Tags

29 Nov 2011, 18:51
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 1 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

infinitive + ing form vs
to + ing form

which is better-is this considered idioms or grammar?
If you have any questions
New!
BSchool Forum Moderator
Status: Flying over the cloud!
Joined: 16 Aug 2011
Posts: 912
Location: Viet Nam
GMAT Date: 06-06-2014
GPA: 3.07
Followers: 73

Kudos [?]: 600 [0], given: 44

### Show Tags

30 Nov 2011, 02:20
Hey guy, you should give us the context or example because these rules depends on the specific context. I can give you example with two rule above.

We have to consider selling the house. => -ing is role of NOUN

I'm used to playing football => -ing form plays a role of Nound before preposition "to"

I look forward to reading book. => -ing form plays a role of Nound before preposition "to"

If you can give your example and your choice, we will correct more specifically.

Hope that helps
_________________

Rules for posting in verbal gmat forum, read it before posting anything in verbal forum
Giving me + 1 kudos if my post is valuable with you

The more you like my post, the more you share to other's need

CR: Focus of the Week: Must be True Question

Re: infinitives   [#permalink] 30 Nov 2011, 02:20
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
103 TO VERB VS FOR VERB-ING 46 12 Dec 2012, 13:09
how to identify whether and ING form is a Gerund or Present 2 10 Apr 2011, 06:17
1 In my grammer book try+to+infinitive and try+ing have a 4 27 Nov 2010, 09:44
I have a confusion in modifiers : the use of the -ing form 2 12 Oct 2009, 15:51
3 Almost 50% SC questions use <ing>, non-ing forms in 21 14 Sep 2007, 23:46
Display posts from previous: Sort by