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    a problem

    It is of great imoortance to do something.
    It is of great imoortance doing something.

    are two sentence both correct?
    thanks

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    Re: a problem

    Quote Originally Posted by kelvin123 View Post
    1. It is of great importance to do something.

    e.g :
    +He says it is of great importance to do something to protect the environment

    + it is of great importance not to let that discourage you from obtaining a college

    2. It is of great importance doing something. (I've not seen anyone write that)

    are two sentence both correct?
    thanks
    I'm a student . Hope the teacher will help you.

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    #3

    Re: a problem

    Quote Originally Posted by kelvin123 View Post
    It is of great imoortance to do something.
    It is of great imoortance doing something.

    are two sentence both correct?
    thanks
    Hello, I am not a teacher,

    Your first sentence sounds to me better.

    Sincerely,

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    Re: a problem

    Quote Originally Posted by kelvin123 View Post
    It is of great importance to do something.
    It is of great importance doing something.

    are two sentence both correct?
    thanks
    The first one is correct. The second one is incorrect.

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