Verbs Followed by Gerunds
Verbs Followed by Gerunds List
Examples of Verbs Followed by Gerunds
He was embarrassed to admit making a mistake.
He advised applying at once.
I didn’t anticipate having to do the cooking myself!
She acknowledged receiving assistance.
I appreciate having enough time to finish.
She decided to be a nun in order to avoid meeting him.
I wish she wouldn’t eat so fast. I can’t bear watching her.
I began teaching in 1984.
He completed drawing his pictures.
Investors should consider putting some money into an annuity.
She deferred writing my thesis.
Big companies often delay paying their bills.
She denied taking the money.
We briefly discussed buying a second car.
I dislike being the centre of attention.
I really enjoy talking to you.
This review procedure entails repeating the test.
He finished cleaning the kitchen.
I’ll never forget visiting them.
I hate getting to the theatre late.
I hear they intend marrying.(U.K)
This procedure involves testing each sample twice.
My results justify taking drastic action.
I keep thinking about Joe, all alone in that place.
She likes playing tennis.
I love going out to restaurants.
He mentioned going to that college.
Would you mind repeating what you just said?
He had missed being elected by a single vote.
He postponed returning to Paris.
Today we’re going to practice parking.
Chantal prefers travelling by train.
She quits worrying about the problem.
I don’t recall seeing any cars parked outside.
I recollect seeing Ryder some years ago in Bonn.
I would never recommend using a sunbed on a regular basis.
I regret leaving school so young.
Many conscripts resent having to do their military service.
She can never resist buying new shoes.
He risked being caught.
They will not sanction copying without permission.
He started tipping the pea pods into a pan.
I hoped he would stop asking awkward questions.
Tracey suggested meeting for a drink after work.
We don’t tolerate smoking in the library.
They decided they would try living in America for a while.
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