Which one is correct?

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Which one is correct?

Post by ozlembal » Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:28 pm

I was looking forward to eating at the new restaurant or I was looking forward to eat at the new restaurant?

Why first one is correct? Can anyone explain the grammar behind it?

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Re: Which one is correct?

Post by Joe » Tue Sep 04, 2018 1:38 am

I was looking forward to eating at the new restaurant. :ok:

"look forward to" ends with a preposition

prepositions are followed by nouns

verb-ing is the noun form

https://www.englishclub.com/grammar/pre ... s-rule.htm
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Re: Which one is correct?

Post by ozlembal » Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:17 pm

Thanks for your answer

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