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Why Do We Use “Looking Forward To” with a Second –ING Verb?

Why Do We Use “Looking Forward To” with a Second –ING Verb?

TWO –ING VERBS IN THE SAME CLAUSE, GERUNDS VS. INFINITIVES…THERE’S A LOT GOING ON WITH THE COMMON EXPRESSION “LOOKING FORWARD TO”! Many, many times I’ve heard my students say things like “I’m look forward to sleeping in” or “I’m looking forward to sleep in” instead of the correct “I’m looking forward to sleeping in.” Their…

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