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    aptitude to+V vs aptitude for+V-ing?

    Please tell me which of the following is correct, or both are correct? Thank you a lot.

    1. She has a great aptitude to deal with children.
    2. She has a great aptitude for dealing with children.

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    Re: aptitude to+V vs aptitude for+V-ing?

    Quote Originally Posted by maoyueh View Post
    Please tell me which of the following is correct, or both are correct? Thank you a lot.

    1. She has a great aptitude to deal with children.
    2. She has a great aptitude for dealing with children.
    Not a teacher only a native.

    I would say both are correct.

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    Re: aptitude to+V vs aptitude for+V-ing?

    Quote Originally Posted by maoyueh View Post
    Please tell me which of the following is correct, or both are correct? Thank you a lot.

    1. She has a great aptitude to deal with children.
    2. She has a great aptitude for dealing with children.
    Only #2 is correct. IMO.

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