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    It's fun being with her.

    Hi everyone,

    I understand the first two sentences, but not the last one. Why do the writer use -ing in the last sentence?

    She's
    fun to be with.

    It's
    fun to be with her.

    It's
    fun being with her.

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    Re: It's fun being with her.

    Because it's being with her that is fun.

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    Re: It's fun being with her.

    Quote Originally Posted by ambitious-girl View Post


    Why does the writer use -ing in the last sentence?

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    Re: It's fun being with her.

    Quote Originally Posted by andrewg927 View Post
    Because it's being with her that is fun.
    It is like:
    It is interesting to live here.
    It is interesting living here.

    It is difficult to understand her.
    It is difficult understanding her.

    So is it possible use this form with " It + is + adjective + to be or -ing"?
    Last edited by ambitious-girl; 14-Jun-2017 at 08:25.

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    Re: It's fun being with her.

    It is possible.

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