- Use verb + -ING after like, love, hate & don’t mind.
e.g. I love going out.
She likes shopping.
We hate doing homework.
I don’t mind (do not mind) going to the cinema.
- Spelling rules for -ING form.
Infinitive / Verb + ING / Spelling
cook / I like cooking. / add – ING.
study / She loves studying / add -ING.
dance / I don’t mind dancing / You take the ‘E’ and add -ING.
shop / I don’t like shopping / One vowel+one consonant = double consonant + ING.