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Why flying not just fly?



 
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Why flying not just fly? #1 (permalink) Sat May 15, 2010 18:59 pm   Why flying not just fly?
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #164 "Grammar Crunch (3)", question 4

Woman: Do you like .........?
Man: No, I don't. Airplanes scare me.

(a) fly
(b) flies
(c) flying
(d) flew

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #164 "Grammar Crunch (3)", answer 4

Woman: Do you like flying?
Man: No, I don't. Airplanes scare me.

Correct answer: (c) flying
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Why flying not just fly?
Is it present simple or they used ing to intense the sentence.
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Why flying not just fly? #2 (permalink) Sat May 15, 2010 20:14 pm   Why flying not just fly?
 

Neither. 'Flying' is the noun here. The verb in the sentence is 'to like'.
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Why flying not just fly? #3 (permalink) Sun May 16, 2010 3:49 am   Why flying not just fly?
 

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