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    #1

    To+ing

    Hello,
    Could you please help and give me the rule to use To+ing for example: The government is committed to ensuring that all children go to school.
    Thank you.
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    #2

    Re: To+ing

    When to is a preposition, you must always follow with a noun/-ing.

    When to is part of a to-infinitive, you must always follow with a base form of a verb (without ing).

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    #3

    Re: To+ing

    Look forward to doing

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    #4

    Re: To+ing

    Admit/confess to doing

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    #5

    Re: To+ing

    I'm looking forward to staying home all day. (Not really.)
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