Verbs and Phrases Followed by A Gerund






Verbs and Phrases Followed by A Gerund :





  1. He apologized for being late.

  2. He couldn't help laughing when he saw her in that dress.

  3. He dreams of becoming a rich man.

  4. He is proud of being good at English.

  5. He isn't interested in emigrating to the U.S.A.

  6. He prefers riding to walking.

  7. He prevented her from going out.

  8. He succeeded in becoming a famous physician.

  9. I can't stand taking exams.

  10. It's no use complaining about that.

  11. It's not worth mentioning.

  12. She avoided going through the Common.

  13. She complained about having a headache.

  14. She considered applying for a post at that company.

  15. She didn't mind writing the letter again.

  16. She doesn't feel like going out tonight.

  17. She suggested performing a play at school.

  18. She would not even think of cheating.

  19. They aim at becoming rich and famous.

  20. They don't risk being late.

  21. They enjoyed watching Northern Exposure.

  22. They hate getting homework.

  23. They dislike getting homework.

  24. They insisted on talking to the manager.

  25. They liked going to the zoo when they were little.

  26. They objected to going hiking.

  27. We look forward to meeting them again.






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