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    #1

    The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    1. The fastest way to get to airport is to take the MRT.
    2. The fastest way to get to airport is taking the MRT.
    #1 is supposed to be correct. Is #2 also acceptable?
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    #2

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    There's a missing article in both sentences. Can you see where it should go?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    Number 2 is incorrect even if you insert the missing article.
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    #4

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    There's a missing article in both sentences. Can you see where it should go?
    1. The fastest way to get to the airport is to take the MRT.
    2. The fastest way to get to the airport is taking the MRT.
    I need native speakers' help.

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    #5

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    OK, you've inserted the missing article. Did you read GoesStation's comment in post #3?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #6

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    OK, you've inserted the missing article. Did you read GoesStation's comment in post #3?
    Yes.
    https://www.englishforums.com/Englis....htm#sc2343061
    Last edited by sitifan; 29-Dec-2016 at 14:09.
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    #7

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    What's the MRT?

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    #8

    Re: The fastest way to get to airport is*to take / taking?*the MRT.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    What's the MRT?
    The Mass Rapid Transit system. Metro. Subway.
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