+ Prepositions + Gerunds
April 22, 1999
Here are some useful adjective
+ preposition + gerund combinations. Memorize and use them often.
Examples of the adjective +
preposition + gerund combinations
I am interested + in + being a good
I am proud + of + being a teacher.
I am good + at + looking for lost things
in my house.
I am sorry + about + appearing
distracted. I have been busy lately.
Write a short paragraph (or
some sentences) about a pastime or hobby you enjoy.
Use all four examples in your writing.
Please use the "+" sign inside your sentences for practice.
Write a topic sentence, indent five
spaces, and please double space your writing.
also visit your Advanced
Composition Class Page where
you can access current and past lessons.
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