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English grammar help. Grammar questions from ESL learners

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Postby Sang-heui, Kim » Thu Oct 28, 2004 7:13 am

Dear Teacher

Next sentence is ungrammatical?

I found to read this book difficult.

Best regards.
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Postby Alan » Thu Oct 28, 2004 10:10 am

Yes. It should read

I found this book difficult to read.

I found it difficult to read this book.

or

I found reading this book difficult.

The first is the most commonly used construction.
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