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مشاهدة النسخة كاملة : verb+verb-ing



ذا كات
19-04-2008, 08:15 PM
please help me to explain the rule

verb+verb-ing

ذا كات
19-04-2008, 08:17 PM
also Iwant to know what do we call these words.............when -before -after -as soon as

themagician
28-04-2008, 12:49 AM
Welcome to the forum
Here is the answer of the first question :
Some of English verbs are always followed by the gerund or ( V. + -ing )
here is a list of these verbs :
acknowledge,*
admit,*
anticipate,* appreciate,*
avoid,
celebrate,
consider, contemplate,
defer,
delay,
deny,*
detest,
dislike,
dread,
enjoy,
entail,
escape,
excuse,
fancy (=imagine)*,
finish,
forgive,
imagine,*
involve,
keep,
loathe,
mean,(=have as result)*
mention,*
mind,
miss,
pardon,
postpone,
prevent,
propose,*
recall,*
recollect,*
remember,
report,*
resent,
resist,
risk,
save (=prevent the wasted effort)
stop,
suggest,*
understand,*


Here also is a list of verbs that may be foloowed by the infinitive or the gerund :



Here is a link :

http://www.englishpage.com/gerunds/gerund_or_infinitive_different_list.htm

themagician
28-04-2008, 12:56 AM
As for your second Question :


also Iwant to know what do we call these words.............when -before -after -as soon as

These words are called " Time conjunctions"


To learn more about time conjunctions just type " English Conjunctions " and google it
HERE IS THE LINK OF SEARCH RESULTS :
http://www.google.com.eg/search?q=English+conjunction+&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a


For further Information please do not hesitate to ask