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Infinitive or -ing Quiz

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1. We like a) to visit b) visiting c) to visit/visiting our grandmother on Sundays.
2. I might want a) to borrow b) borrowing c) to borrow/borrowing some money soon.
3. My father hates a) to wear b) wearing c) to wear/wearing a tie to work.
4. We can't afford a) to take b) taking c) to take/taking a vacation this summer.
5. The company was pleased a) to receive b) receiving c) to receive/receiving your thank-you letter.
6. Would you mind a) to open b) opening c) to open/opening a window?
7. My suitcase is light enough a) to carry b) carrying c) to carry/carrying this time.
8. She cannot leave the table without a) to finish b) finishing c) to finish/finishing her dinner.
9. The music will continue a) to play b) playing c) to play/playing until you turn it off.
10. My little brother dislikes a) to have b) having c) to have/having his hair brushed.