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Kirk's picture
23 May, 2019 - 07:05
Hello dw3222 It is a present continuous verb (https://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/english-grammar/present-continuous). An '-ing' form is a gerund when it functions as a noun (https://learnenglish...
Kirk's picture
23 May, 2019 - 07:05
Hello again Aglae Please see my reply to your comment above. It can take us a day or two to reply and please note that our House Rules (https://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/house-rules) prohibit...
Kirk's picture
23 May, 2019 - 07:05
Hello Rafaela1 I say 'eat soup', and in my experience most other people also say 'eat' with 'soup'. I suppose if the soup were in a mug, I might say 'drink', but probably I'd just use the delexical...