Student or Learner
I just saw the following sentence in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (the entry is 'want'):
I don't want you arriving late.
I think it should be 'I don't want your arriving late'. Is the construction 'want sb doing sth' grammatically correct?
Thanks in advance.
I don't want 1 2 = I don't want you (1) arriving late (2).
I don't want 1 = I don't want your arriving late (1).
Does that help?
What about this?
If you don't want your efforts going down the drain, you should...
Is it grammatically correct?