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Angela
What is correct l?
1. Walt Disney was once fired for not being creative enough
2. Walt Disney was once fired for not to be creative enough

Could someone explain to me what is the best sentence and why. Thank you very much!
Apr 29, 2020 1:24 AM
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The first one is correct. “For” is a preposition. After a preposition, we never use the infinitive; we use the gerund (-ing) form. The gerund is the noun form of the verb. A preposition is always followed by a noun (which may be preceded by determiners and / or other adjectives).

April 29, 2020
  1. The frost sentence is correct
April 29, 2020
Angela
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Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Spanish
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