Inf & Gds 3
The soccer team continued ______ even though it had beun to rain.
The soccer team
continued to play // playing
even though it had beun to rain.
The audience began __________ before the curtains closed.
began clapping / to clap
before the curtains closed.
John was trying ________ the door with the wrong key.
unlocking to unlock
trying to unlock
the door with the wrong key.
We like ________ outside when the weather is warm and sunny.
like eating // to eat
outside when the weather is warm and sunny.
We began _________ to the news when we heard the Olympics mentioned.
began listening // to listen
to the news when we heard the Olympics mentioned.
I was just beginning _______ asleep when the alarm went off.
I was just
beginning to fall
asleep when the alarm went off.
I really hate ________ late for appointments.
hate being // to be
late for appointments.
The cake was starting ______ when I took it out of the oven.
The cake was
starting to burn // burning
when I took it out of the oven.
She's so impatinet! She can't stand _____________ in line for anything.
She's so impatinet! She
can't stand being // to be
in line for anything.
Lilian prefers ____________ to taking the bus.
to taking the bus.
My son sometimes forgets ______________ the stove when he's finished cooking.
to turn off
My son sometimes
forgets turning off // to turn off
the stove when he's finished cooking.
Alex will never forget _____________ his first helicopter ride.
Alex will never
his first helicopter ride.
Would you please remember ____________ everything away before leaving?
Would you please
remember to put
everything away before leaving?
I can't find my keys but I clearly remember ________________ them in this drawer.
I can't find my keys but I clearly
them in this drawer.
I regret not _______________ you before, but I honestly couldn't.
I regret not
you before, but I honestly couldn't.
We regret _______________ you that your application has been turned down.
regret to inform
you that your application has been turned down.
Try ___________ reading the book for next class. It's important.
Try to finish
reading the book for next class. It's important.
It doesn't taste good enough yet. Try ________________ some more salt and pepper. Let's see.
It doesn't taste good enough yet.
some more salt and pepper. Let's see.
I'd prefer ____________ in tonight.
prefer to stay
Wouldn't you love _______________ there that night?
love to be
there that night?
Inf & Gds 3
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