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which is better-is this considered idioms or grammar?
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New post 30 Nov 2011, 03:20
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.

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Re: infinitives   [#permalink] 30 Nov 2011, 03:20
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