Pattern: Preposition + Gerund Conversation Questions

The following questions have prepositions that can be followed by a gerund. Try to answer using the phrase in bold with its preposition and the -ing form of a verb. Then try to continue each conversation naturally.

Discussion Questions:

  1. In your home, who is responsible for doing the housework?
  2. What do you plan on doing tonight?
  3. Where are you looking forward to going in the future?
  4. What are you interested in doing when you visit a new city or country?
  5. Are you afraid of doing something? What is it?
  6. a scuba diver under the ocean
  7. What do you dream of doing?
  8. What have you apologized for doing or not doing lately?
  9. What can’t you forgive someone for doing?
  10. Are you excited about doing something soon?
  11. Are you in favor of changing any laws? Which laws?
  12. If a criminal confesses to doing a crime, should we punish them less?
  13. Is there something that was difficult at first, but now you are used to doing?
  14. We are going to have a party. Which part would you like to be in charge of organizing?
  15. How do you concentrate on doing something? Do you have any strategies?
  16. Do you have an excuse for sleeping in class? What is it?