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complete the following letter by writing the verbs in parentheses in the infinitive or in the gerund.
dear terry,
here i am, in the big apple as they call it. I am enjoying it so much, you cant imagine! By ______________ (travel) i have learned to ____________ (appreciate) the contrasts in the world and its people. I really think that i wouldn`t like ___________ (live) during any other epoch:this one is the best! just think how great it is to be able to sit here, in this bustling city and get a taste of the world by just ___________ (look around) you. Even though the world seems to be ____________ (open) frontiers, when you look at people attentively, you can see their distinctive characteristics. By __________ (look) at their appearance you can imagine their nationalities, theirinterests and event a little of their way of life.
there are some that walk around in white and green promoting campaings for the ecology of the world. Others are more interested in ___________ (be) in fashion and __________ (have) money, and they like __________ (wear) only designer clothing. But the most attractive, for their people eccentricity, are the young who wear distinctive hairstyles,pierce their ears and wear tattoos reflecting their beliefs and their interests. it is nice to see how there is room for everyone in the world. I wish people could learn _________ (live) in peace, despite their differences.

I hope _________ (see) you soon
Claire

Make as many sentences as possible using the following clues. Decide if the second verb is an infinitive or a gerund. Use differenttenses and add any complementary information.
PHRASAL VERBS
to do without
to keep away from
An artisan be interested in change lectures
A pacifist hate publish for justice
A celebrity talk about give the world
A writer try dress his/her ideas
A party-goer hope fight interviews
An actor love attend fashionably

Make as manysentences as possible using the following clues. Decide if the second verb is an infinitive or a gerund. Use different tenses and add any complementary information.

An artisan be interested in change lectures
PHRASAL VERBS
to do without
to keep away from
A pacifist hate publish for justice
A celebrity talk about give the world
A writer try dresshis/her ideas
A party-goer hope fight interviews
An actor love attend fashionably

Complete The following sentences by using a gerund or an infinitive
a. I am interested in ____________________________________.
b. I love ______________________________________________.
c. I wuold like _________________________________________.
d. My best friendpromised_______________________________.
e. People should stop __________________________________.
f. I hope _____________________________________________.
Cloze Exercise: Gerund and infinitives

Yuri was in his first year at university, studying History. he was rather a lazy student, and he tented to avoid ____________ (work) whenever he could. In the middle of the semester, his history professorgave out an assignment, due in two weeks. Yuri intented___________________ (do) the assignment, but he postponed ___________ (write) it for a week. The following week, he forgot ________________ (do) it. The night before the assignment was due, he suddenly remembered it, and rushed to the library. he tried _________________ (read) as much as possible on the topic, but there wasn`t enough time Yuriconsidered ______________ (ask) for more time to do his paper, but the History professor was known to be very tough on students, so finally he decided ______________ (cheat) and copy his paper feom somewhere else. He found an old article on the same topic, and quickly typed it out. the next day, he submitted the paper. The following week, he was alarmed _____________ (see) the professor...
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