Saturday, 6 February 2016

The verb followed by a gerund or an infinitive - Dread

The verb followed by a gerund or an infinitive

Dread 

a. Followed by an infinitive

In general, we use ‘dread’ with infinitives ‘think’ or ‘consider’ to talk about something we do not want to think. 
I dreaded to think of the exam results.

b. Followed by a gerund

In general, we use a gerund with ‘dread’. It describes someone is reluctant to do something.
Do you dread going to work each day?

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