[Grammar] The best thing would be changing your diet

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angelene001

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I know that we say:
The best thing would be to change your diet.

Is it possible to use gerund after "would be"?
I think the best thing would be changing your diet.
 

BobK

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Sounds odd to me.

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I know that we say:
The best thing would be to change your diet.

Is it possible to use gerund after "would be"?
I think the best thing would be changing your diet.
I agree with Bob. On the other hand, "I think changing your diet would be the best thing" would be odd if you changed it to "to change".
 
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