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Autor:  Fran
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Data:  21/JUL/2009 3:14 PM
Assunto:  decision
 
Mensagem: 

The word "decision" is an "Abstract Noun" therefore:

 

The infinitive is often a complement used to help define an abstract noun.

 

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/gerunds.htm

 

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the main difference between "to" and "present participle" is actualization or not. When an occasion actualized, "present participle" need to be used.

Source: http://www.englishclub.com/esl-forums/viewtopic.php?f=199&t=27061

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
decision  –  student  20/JUL/2009, 11:56 PM
decision  –  CR  21/JUL/2009, 12:45 AM
decision  –  Johannes  21/JUL/2009, 7:19 AM
decision  –  student  21/JUL/2009, 9:27 AM
 decision  –  Fran  21/JUL/2009, 3:14 PM

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