Results 1 to 5 of 5
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • French
      • Home Country:
      • France
      • Current Location:
      • UK

    • Join Date: Mar 2008
    • Posts: 1,189
    #1

    Cool to visit

    Hello,

    I need your help please!

    I have a doubt about 2 structures: I'd very interested in visiting/to visit (?) a capital city= To visit/Visiting a capital city would be very interesting to me.

    Thanks a lot for your help.
    W

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia

    • Join Date: Jun 2006
    • Posts: 2,130
    #2

    Re: to visit

    I'd very interested in visiting/to visit a capital city.

    To visit/Visiting a capital city would be very interesting to me.

    Those should be gerunds.
    I am interested in something.
    Something would be interesting to me.

    not a teacher

  1. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • Ireland

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 25,615
    #3

    Re: to visit

    Quote Originally Posted by tedtmc View Post
    I'd very interested in visiting/to visit a capital city.

    To visit/Visiting a capital city would be very interesting to me.

    Those should be gerunds.
    I am interested in something.
    Something would be interesting to me.

    not a teacher
    I agree.

  2. Raymott's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Australia
      • Current Location:
      • Australia

    • Join Date: Jun 2008
    • Posts: 24,091
    #4

    Re: to visit

    Naturally, you'd also make this correction:
    I'd be very interested in visiting/to visit a capital city.

  3. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • Ireland

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 25,615
    #5

    Re: to visit

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    Naturally, you'd also make this correction:
    I'd be very interested in visiting/to visit a capital city.
    Yes indeed, I didn't notice that.

Similar Threads

  1. Pay sb a visit
    By franklin xia in forum General Language Discussions
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 14-May-2008, 12:04
  2. visit = inflict, punish
    By vil in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20-Dec-2007, 14:55
  3. Visit, trip
    By sureshfina in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02-Sep-2007, 21:59
  4. a surprised visit?or a surprise visit?
    By alexyou in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 25-Jul-2007, 08:27
  5. visit student
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-Jun-2007, 23:59

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •