Wex Tip: Spelling -ing


Verbs that end in -e (make/write/drive. etc.) → eing:

make → making          write → writing          come → coming        dance → dancing

Verbs that end in -ie → ying

lie → lying          die → dying         tie → tying


Phrasal Verbs using On

This is a list of some important phrasal verbs.

On               carry on = continue

For example: Don´t stop working. Carry on. (= continue working)

come on = be quick

For example: Come on! Everybody is waiting for you.

hold on = wait

For example: Can you hold on a minute? (=can you wait?)