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by liliy
Sun Nov 03, 2013 7:46 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Gerund?
Replies: 1
Views: 1972


Hello and thankyou

Can you please tell me this sentence

'Two men have been fined after photos of themselves wrestling and posing with crocodiles were posted on Facebook.'

wrestling and posing are gerunds?

by liliy
Wed Aug 14, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: when to use 'to'
Replies: 1
Views: 1601

when to use 'to'

Can you please tell me about 'to' in the sentences:

I went to visit my friend.
I called (to) my friend to tell them I will be late.
I arrived (to) there at 7pm.
My friend helped (to) me lift my bags.

Thankyou so much
by liliy
Tue Feb 26, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: adjectives ed ing
Replies: 1
Views: 1863

adjectives ed ing

First thankyou for reply about going = gerund. I have one more question please. I know ed adjectives describe feelings and ing adjectives describe what something is like. Can you show me why the two examples are not crowding and displaying The stadium was crowded with soccer fans. The paintings were...
by liliy
Sat Feb 23, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: went or going
Replies: 1
Views: 998

went or going


I went to the shops before going to work.
I went to the shops before I went to work.

Which sentence is more correct and why 'going' is used with no 'am'?