which is the right variant? We can't afford to go out tonight. or We can't afford going out tonight.
Oct 23, 2017 9:55 PM
Answers · 4
"We can't afford to go out tonight" is better. "We can't afford going out tonight" is not wrong, but does not sound as natural.
October 23, 2017
I agree with Andrew. The first phrase returns more than 60,000 results in Google. The second only returns 2,000 and many of them are language learning questions.
October 24, 2017
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