21.- Gerunds and Infinitives 7 (profesor) First Certificate

Gerunds and Infinitives Part 3

 

Put the verb into the gerund or the infinitive with ‘to’:

 

 

  1. It appears (be)
  2. We intend (go) to the countryside this
  3. I pretended (be) sick so I didn’t have to go to
  4. Can you imagine (live) without TV?
  5. They tolerate (smoke) but they prefer people not
  6. I anticipate (arrive) on
  7. A wedding involves (negotiate) with everyone in the family.
  8. He denies (steal) the
  9. He claims (be) a millionaire but I don’t believe
  10. I expect (be) there about
  11. Julia reported (see) the boys to the
  12. It tends (rain) a lot in
  13. Do you recall (meet) her at the party last week?
  14. She mentioned (go) to the cinema, but I don’t know what she decided to do in the
  15. The teenager refused (go) on holiday with his
  16. I understand (be) late once or twice, but every day is too much!
  17. I would prefer you (come) early if you can.
  18. That criminal deserves _ (get) a long
  19. She completed (paint) her
  20. We arranged (meet) at four but at four thirty she still hadn’t

 

Answers:

 

  1. to be
  2. to go
  3. to be
  4. living
  5. smoking
  6. arriving
  7. negotiating
  8. stealing
  9. to be
  10. to be
  11. seeing
  12. to rain
  13. meeting
  14. going
  15. to go
  16. being
  17. to come
  18. to get
  19. painting
  20. to meet
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