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  1. keannu's Avatar
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    #1

    Why not eat(eating) Japanese food tonight?

    Is only "eat" possible here? Not "eating", a gerund form?

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    ex) Why not eat(eating) Japanese food tonight?

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    #2

    Re: Why not eat(eating) Japanese food tonight?

    "Why not eat?"

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    #3

    Re: Why not eat(eating) Japanese food tonight?

    Not really, though you could dream up a context, with a bit of ellipsis, where it would work. As a suggestion, use eat.

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