My job is arranging the agenda for my boss.
I finished the project in a month by working overtime.
Studying abroad can be a good experience.
I regret telling her the truth.
② 动名词的被动形式：being done
She suggested us forgiving him.
His not knowing English brought him a lot of inconvenience.
Our only worry is George’s overestimating himself.
I strongly object to your delivering the speech.
Retelling stories is very useful.
Her resigning surprises us.
在一些句子中，常用 it 作形式主语，将动名词放在句子后面。此类句型有：
1) It is + no use/no good/no fun/a great pleasure/a waste of time等名词+doing sth.
It is no good crying.
It is no use fixing.
It is great fun traveling.
It is a waste of time playing computer games.
2) It is + useless+doing sth.
It is useless crying.
Seeing is believing.
My idea is making a plan first.
I haven't finished reading today's newspaper.
I'm afraid of going to the dentist.
I would like to choose a house with a swimming pool.
She is afraid of going to the dentist.(√)
She is afraid of to go to the dentist.(×)
1)某些动词后只能加动名词，常见的此类动词有：admit，avoid，consider，delay，deny，enjoy，escape，finish，include，keep，miss，stop，suggest，give up 等，如：
I enjoy dancing.(√)
l enjoy to dance.(×)
l decide to quit smoking.(√)
l decide quitting smoking.(X)
She cannot help crying.她不禁哭了起来。
She cannot help to cook.她不能帮忙做饭。
1. consider doing sth. 考虑做某事
I consider waiting a bit longer before I give up.
2. practice doing sth. 练习做某事
practice doing this type of breathing several times per day.
3. imagine doing sth. 想象做某事
I can't imagine marrying such a woman.
4. finish doing sth. 完成做某事
Let's finish doing the work together.
5. give up doing sth. 放弃做某事
My father has given up smoking.
6. enjoy doing sth. 喜欢做某事
I enjoy playing basketball.
7. keep doing sth. 一直做某事
I kept studying English for 1 hour yesterday evening.
8. put off doing sth. 推迟做某事
Sometimes students put off doing their homework until the last minute.
9. admit doing sth. 承认做某事
He admitted making the mistake.
10. suggest doing sth. 建议做某事
I suggest traveling abroad next month.
11. risk doing sth. 冒险做某事
To win the gamble,he risked losing 100 dollars.
12. advise doing sth. 建议做某事
He advises going to see a movie.
13. allow doing sth. 允许做某事
We don't allow smoking in the classroom.
14. avoid doing sth. 避免做某事
Try to avoid drinking and smoking.
15. appreciate doing sth. 感谢做某事
We shall appreciate hearing from you again.
16. delay doing sth. 拖延做某事
Why have you delayed writing to him
17. deny doing sth. 否认做某事
John denied signing the contract.
18. escape doing sth. 逃脱做某事
He escaped being killed.
19. dislike doing sth. 不喜欢做某事
He dislikes dancing in public.
20. discuss doing sth. 讨论做某事
I like to discuss doing sports with my friends.
21. excuse doing sth. 原谅做某事
He can't excuse coming late for work.
22. fancy doing sth. 想象/喜爱做某事
Are you fancy buying some food with me?
23. mind doing sth. 介意做某事
Would you mind opening window?
24. mention doing sth. 提及做某事
He mentioned watching TV.
25. forbid doing sth. 禁止做某事
They forbid parking here.
26. miss doing sth. 错过做某事
The thief missed being caught yesterday.
27. prohibit doing sth. 禁止/阻止做某事
The new rules prohibit smoking.
28. permit doing sth. 允许做某事
We do not permit smoking in the office.