Gerunds or infinitives exercise

December 25, 2011pdf

Fill in the blanks with gerunds or infinitives whichever is appropriate.

1. I still remember ……………………… my first bike. (buying / to buy)

2. You must remember ……………………. him from the station tomorrow. (fetching / to fetch)

3. I regret ………………………… school at 13 – it was a big mistake. (leaving / to leave)

4. We don’t allow people …………………………. in the kitchen. (to smoke / smoking)

5. I slowly began ………………………… what she meant. (to understand / understanding)

6. I will never forget …………………………… the Queen. (to meet / meeting)

7. We regret ……………………….. that we are unable to help you. (to say / saying)

8. I am interested in …………………………. In France. (working / to work)

9. We look forward to …………………………… from you soon. (hearing / hear)

10. People are not allowed ……………………… in the kitchen. (to smoke / smoking)

Answers

1. I still remember buying my first bike.

2. You must remember to fetch him from the station tomorrow.

3. I regret leaving school at 13 – it was a big mistake.

4. We don’t allow people to smoke in the kitchen.

5. I slowly began to understand what she meant.

6. I will never forget meeting the Queen.

7. We regret to say that we are unable to help you.

8. I am interested in working in France.

9. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

10. People are not allowed to smoke in the kitchen.

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