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    To work/for working

    Hello everybody!
    In sentence below is "to work" right or "for working", please?
    I always have breakfast before going to work/for working.
    Last edited by teechar; 13-Oct-2017 at 14:46. Reason: typo

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    Re: To work/for working

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    You need 'to work'.
    Is "for working" incorrect?

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    Re: To work/for working

    We can say 'go for a walk/swim/drive/ride' but not 'go for working'.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: To work/for working

    Quote Originally Posted by moseen View Post
    Is "for working" incorrect?
    Yes.

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    Re: To work/for working

    Note that "for working" is possible in other sentences/constructions.

    He was penalized by party officials for working with the opposition.
    The tax cut will mean more spending money for working Americans.

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