B1Speaking – Expressing preferences

Verb Patterns

Look at the following slides and review the use of gerunds and infinitives.

Let’s Practice!

Read the sentence. Choose either a gerund or infinitive to complete the sentence. Remember, there may be times when both are correct.

  1. Cindy wants (go) ________________ to university next year.
  2. My wife can’t stand (sleep) ____________ in a room with the windows closed.
  3. Would you like (go) ____________ to my parent’s house for lunch?
  4. I want (learn) __________ a new language for my trip to Europe.
  5. Jim likes (live) ____________ in Canada.
  6. I need (practice) ___________ riding my bike more. I’m terrible!

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