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    Red face Using 'it' with certain verbs

    Hello!

    I've had a doubt for a while now and I would like to ask about it. It's about using 'it' with certain verbs, whether if the 'it' is needed or not. For example:

    I love when ... / I love it when ...

    I like when ... / I like it when ...

    I can't stand when ... / I can't stand it when ...

    I'd appreciate if ... / I'd appreciate it if ...

    Are both forms gramatically correct, how are they different or is only one form correct? Is the 'it' needed or not?

    Thanks so much in advance for reading my question.

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    Re: Using 'it' with certain verbs

    Quote Originally Posted by cookie201 View Post
    Hello!

    I've had a doubt for a while now and I would like to ask about it. It's about using 'it' with certain verbs, whether if the 'it' is needed or not. For example:

    I love when ... / I love it when ...

    I like when ... / I like it when ...

    I can't stand when ... / I can't stand it when ...

    I'd appreciate if ... / I'd appreciate it if ...

    Are both forms gramatically correct, how are they different or is only one form correct? Is the 'it' needed or not?

    Thanks so much in advance for reading my question.
    Both forms are correct.

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    Re: Using 'it' with certain verbs

    Thank you! :)

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    Re: Using 'it' with certain verbs

    Quote Originally Posted by cookie201 View Post
    Thank you. :)
    Your appreciation is welcome but there is no need to write a new post to say 'thank you'. Simply click the Like button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.

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