most -the most The thing I like most is The thing I like the most is Are both correct? And , must they be followed by -ing, to infinitivr or bare infinitive? The thing i like most is to sleep/ sleeping/ sleep Thank you
Aug 19, 2014 1:38 PM
Answers · 1
"The most" refers to a thing ("the" for nouns, remember!) "Most" by itself refers to an action. Here, it's an adverb. (Actually, I think strictly it should be "best", but I'm happy to be corrected.)
August 19, 2014
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