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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #16361: Verb patterns
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: Find the correct tense [Change theme]
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    Verb patterns



    Verbs

    + ING

    love

    finish

    like

    enjoy

    hate

    stop

    COOKING

    Everyone loves going to parties.

    He finished reading his book.

     

    I like working as a teacher = I am a teacher and I enjoy it.

    I love dancing. = This is one of my hobbies.

    I enjoy going abroad.

    We like going to Italy for our holidays.

    Do you enjoy learning English ?

    What do you like making ?

     

     

    Verbs

    + to

    + infinitive

    choose

    decide

    forget

    promise

    manage

    need

    help

    hope

    try

    want

    would like

    would love

    to

    go

    I'd like to be a teacher. = When I grow up, I want to be a teacher.

    Thank you. I'd love to dance. = We're at a disco. I'm pleased that you asked me.

    They want to buy a new car.

    I'd like to go abroad.

    I hope to go abroad.

    I'd love to go abroad.

    I want to live in a hot country. = I'd like to live in a hot country.

    I hope to see you again soon.

    What do you want to study ?

    What would you like to do tonight ?

     

     

    Verbs

    + ing    or   + to

    begin

    start

    raining

    to rain

    It began to rain = It began  raining.

    I continued to work in the library = I continued  working in the library

    When did you start to get them? = When did you start getting them ?

     

    Verbs

    + somebody

    + infinitive without to

             

               Let

               make 

     

    somebody

    go

    do

     

     

    Modal auxiliary verbs

    can

    could

    shall

    will

    would

    go

    arrive

    I can't go abroad.

    I can go home early tonight.

    Questions

     

    Would you like to dance ?

    Would you like to come for a walk ?

     

    Réponses

     

    Yes, I would. Yes, I'd love to.

    Yes, I would. No, thank you

    No, I wouldn't

     

    Verb

    + preposition

    + ing

    I think

     

    forward to

    of

    moving

    We're thinking of moving house

    I'm looking forward to having more free time.

    I'm looking forward to going abroad.

    I'm thinking of going abroad.

    We're thinking of going to Italy for our holidays.

    We're thinking of having a few days off soon.

    We're looking forward to having a few days off soon.

    Where are you thinking of going ?

     





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    1. Everyone to parties.
    2. I a teacher.
    3. It began
    4. I continued in the library.
    5. I'm looking more free time.
    6. I can home early tonight.
    7. I to live in a hot country.
    8. I go home early tonight.
    9. We going to Italy for our holidays.
    10. What do you want ?








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