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Hello!

Please I want know more explanation about gerund used in a phrase. For example, what are the differences between "solving problem" and "problem solving"? What are their meanings.

Thank you

asked Dec 11 '11 at 14:56 Rivo New member

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When you use using the to solve in the continuous tense, you need an object (a problem).

 

For example:

 

Right now, he is solving a problem.

 

When you are talking about the act of solving problems, it is a noun --- "problem solving" you write it as such, a noun.

 

For example:

 

He is good at problem solving.

link comment answered Dec 12 '11 at 22:23 Kimberly Expert

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