Thursday, 24 October 2013

Speakout Advanced p 24. Gerund or Infinitive. Extra Grammar Exercise 1



Complete with the gerund or infinitive. Add "to" if it is appropriate.

1. Do you like __________ (smoke)?

2. I dislike _____________ (get up) at seven o’clock.

3. I started ____________ (work) here eight or nine years ago.

4. Do you prefer ____________ (travel) by plane or by ship?

5. I hate ____________ (write) ‘thank you’ letters.

6. I’m looking forward  ______________ (work) with you.

7. We talked about _____________ (go) to France for our holiday.

8. I’m not interested in ____________ (hear) your excuses.

9. He’s very keen on ____________ (swim) at the moment.

10. _______________ (swim) every day is a good way of keeping.

11. We decided _____________ (go) to Spain for our holidays.

12. I tried ________________ (phone) you but there was no answer.

13. She learnt ____________ (speak) Arabic when she was a child.

14. He hopes _____________ (find) a job soon.

15. They agreed ___________ (help) us with our problem.



KEY


1. smoking 



2. getting up 



3. working/ to work 



4. travelling 



5. writing 



6. to working              



 7. going 



8. hearing 



9. swimming 



10. Swimming 



11. to go 



12. to phone              



 13. to speak 



14. to find 



15. to help
 

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