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Why risk losing #1 (permalink) Fri Aug 26, 2011 17:14 pm   Why risk losing
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #271 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (10)", question 8

Why risk ......... in the stock market when you can make money by investing wisely?

(a) lose
(b) to lose
(c) losing
(d) loses

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #271 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (10)", answer 8

Why risk losing in the stock market when you can make money by investing wisely?

Correct answer: (c) losing

Your answer was: incorrect
Why risk to lose in the stock market when you can make money by investing wisely?
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why not risk to lose?
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Why risk losing #2 (permalink) Fri Aug 26, 2011 17:59 pm   Why risk losing
 

'risk' isn't followed by 'to + infinitive'.

We thought we'd risk coming.
Are you going to risk going with them?
Isn't it a risk baking that for so many people?
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