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    In asserting

    Why does "is" come before the verb+ing form of assert in the phrase like ledners may face in asserting material adverse effect condition as reasons not to fund a commitment. Many thanks

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    Re: In asserting

    Quote Originally Posted by olegv View Post
    Why does "is" come before the verb+ing form of assert in the phrase like ledners may face in asserting material adverse effect condition as reasons not to fund a commitment. Many thanks
    There is no "is" before 'asserting'.

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    Re: In asserting

    Quote Originally Posted by olegv View Post
    Why does 'is' come before the verb+ing form of assert in the phrase like ledners may face in asserting material adverse effect condition as reasons not to fund a commitment. Many thanks
    I think you mean: why does in come before -ing forms?
    If that's what you mean, you should know that it is an expression that implies while someone is doing something.


    -In solving the problem, they made use of experimentation.
    It means: while they were trying to solve the problem; in the course of solving the problem....

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