Gramatyczne objaśnienia

Gerund after special verbs

Gerund (rzeczownik odczasownikowy) jest używany po następujących czasownikach:

  • Czasowniki
  • admit
  • adore
  • appreciate
  • avoid
  • celebrate
  • commence
  • consider
  • contemplate
  • defer
  • delay
  • deny
  • describe
  • detest
  • discontinue
  • dislike
  • dread
  • endure
  • enjoy
  • explain
  • fancy
  • finish
  • go
  • imagine
  • keep
  • lie
  • loathe
  • mention
  • mind
  • miss
  • postpone
  • practise
  • recall
  • report
  • resent
  • resist
  • risk
  • sit
  • stand
  • stop
  • suggest
  • Zdania
  • She admitted taking drugs.
  • I adore travelling.
  • I appreciate his making the effort to come.
  • I could avoid putting too much weight on my arm.
  • She commenced speaking before they finished eating.
  • I'm considering selling my car.
  • He is contemplating setting up a company in England.
  • Can we defer making a decision until next week?
  • We delayed deciding about this until next year.
  • He denied having seen them.
  • She enjoys being praised.
  • He missed having someone to dislike.
  • I recall being very impressed with his annual result.