file a request vs. the filing of a request


Please proceed with filing a request for extension.


Please proceed with the filing of a request for extension.


Is ''filing" in the first sentence the object of the preposition?


How would you explain ''the filing"'in  the second sentence in terms of grammar?

asked Mar 27 '14 at 11:30 Ema Kis New member

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