You can say that you need to do something : I need to clean (NOT I need clean) the house. If someone else is going to do something for you, you can say that you need something done or need something doing : I need my car fixed urgently. | You need your head examining!
Help Note: Notice the difference between try to do sth and try doing sth: You should try to eat more fruit. means ‘You should make an effort to eat more fruit.’; You should try eating more fruit. means ‘You should see if eating more fruit will help you’ (to feel better, for example). Choose the
If you regret doing something, you wish you had not done it. You can say that you regret to say something before giving bad news. Choose the correct verbal Gerund or Infinitive? 1. I regret (have) to leave so early. 2. We regret (inform) you that your position has been eliminated. 3. I don’t regret
Help Note: Notice the difference between remember doing sth and remember to do sth: I remember posting the letter means ‘I have an image in my memory of doing it’; I remembered to post the letter means ‘I didn’t forget to do it.’ Choose the correct verbal Gerund or Infinitive? 1. Please remember (enclose) a