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    please answer

    In the used to, be used to, get used to subject when we use -ing?

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    Re: please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    In the used to, be used to, get used to subject when do we use -ing?
    The expression "used to" is not a verb phrase. It's an idiom. Some phrases with similar meanings are:

    -familiar with
    -accustomed to
    -acquainted with

    So we would not say "using to." It wouldn't make sense.

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