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

Dear Teacher

Next sentence is ungrammatical?

I found to read this book difficult.

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Post by 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.


I found reading this book difficult.

The first is the most commonly used construction.

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