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    #1

    To set up or to setting up

    Hi there!

    Which is the correct form: with or without -ing?
    Olga’s colleagues are used to set/setting up meeting to debate common issues.

    Cheers,
    Tito

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    Re: To set up or to setting up

    The "to" goes with "used". (The phrase "used to" is a phrasal verb.) Perhaps:

    Olga's colleagues are used to setting up meetings for debating common issues.

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    #3

    Re: To set up or to setting up

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    (The phrase "used to" is a phrasal verb.)
    Learners should remember that there are two completely different verbs, used to (I used to live in England. I live in the Czech Republic now) and Be used to (I found it strange at first, but I am used to driving on the right now).

    I don't think of either as a phrasal verb.

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