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    gba is offline Newbie
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    ing / for / to / having what is the correct word?

    Hello my friends:


    I'm so sorry ......... the tea on your carpet

    1. for spilling
    2. for spill
    3. to spill
    4. having spilled


    what is the correct? and why ? =) can someone link me something where can i study the grammatic behing this period ?

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Re: ing / for / to / having what is the correct word?

    "for spilling"

    See here for information on participles and gerunds: Verbals: Gerunds, Participles, and Infinitives: Participles - The OWL at Purdue

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