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    #1

    look forward

    This is correct: "We look forward to welcoming you"

    But I'm not sure this is also correct: "We are looking forward to welcoming you"

    to me is more natural :"We are looking forward to welcome you"

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    #2

    Re: look forward

    We look forward to welcoming you.
    We are looking forward to welcoming you.
    We are looking forward to welcome you.
    We look forward to welcome you.

    Look forward to + -ing

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    #3

    Re: look forward

    Quote Originally Posted by ErSimon View Post
    This is correct: "We look forward to welcoming you​."

    But I'm not sure if this is also correct: "We are looking forward to welcoming you."

    To me, this is more natural: "We are looking forward to welcome you."
    Welcome to the forum.

    See my corrections above. Remember to use correct capitalisation and punctuation in written English (most of it is the same as in Spanish). The first two sentences you gave are correct. The third is incorrect. We say that we are "looking forward to + doing something" or "looking forward to + noun".

    I am looking forward to going shopping.
    I am looking forward to reading this book.
    We look forward to visiting you in Canada.
    They are looking forward to seeing the film.

    I am looking forward to Christmas.
    Are you looking forward to your holiday?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: look forward

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Look forward to + -ing
    Or, as Emsr2d2 says, look forward to + noun (phrase)

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