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  1. Mad-ox's Avatar
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    #1

    Smile VERB + verb-ing

    hi,

    How is correct?
    1. I started reading a book.
    2. I started to read a book.

    By the way is there a site with a list of verbs + verb-ing????


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    #2

    Re: VERB + verb-ing

    Hi,Mad-ox,
    Both are correct.
    Cheers

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    #3

    Re: VERB + verb-ing

    Say Which is correct. They are both correct, but the second one suggests to me that the reader was interrupted. (He started to do it, but something happened that made him stop.)

    ~R

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    #4

    Re: VERB + verb-ing

    thanks a lot! One more question.

    which is correct?

    1. It's worth reading it.
    2. It's worth to read it.

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    #5

    Re: VERB + verb-ing

    Quote Originally Posted by Mad-ox View Post
    which is correct?

    1. It's worth reading it.
    2. It's worth to read it.
    Say:
    It's worth it to read it

    Or:

    It's worth reading.
    ~R

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