English

1. He refused to help me.
2. He rejected to help me.
3. He dislikes to help me.

4. He refused helping me.
5. He rejected helping me.
6. He dislikes helping me.

--------------------
Which expressions do we have to use?
The verbs, reject and refuse take 'to infinitive' as an object. Am I right?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 272
  1. 1 is correct. 2 and 3 are incorrect.

    4 is incorrect. 5 and 6 are okay, but don't mean the same as 1.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Social Studies

    What is the answer I am freaking out, PLZ help!! Why did conflict arise between Henry II and Thomas Becket? A. Henry refused to appoint Becket as archbishop of England. B. Henry resisted the Norman invasion of England. C. Becket

  2. statistics

    In a batch of 8,000 clock radios 5% are defective. A sample of 14 clock radios is randomly selected without replacement from the 8,000 and tested. The entire batch will be rejected if at least one of those tested is defective.

  3. Language Arts

    The narrator of stolen day says his family often laughs at him.How does he react when they do? A.He wishes he were an orphan. B.He dislikes everyone he knows. C.He appreciates the attention. D.He dislikes being teased. My answer

  4. History

    Who was a Swiss theologian and humanist philosopher that rejected the principle of transubstantiation and believed in the supreme authority of the Bible rather than the clergy?

  1. Statistics

    If my p-value = .322 and my significant level is .05 , then My Null Hypothesis is rejected and I must accept the Alternative hypothesis My Null Hypothesis is not rejected My Alternative hypothesis becomes the new Null Hypothesis I

  2. Check my work

    Jennifer is very social and outgoing. She doesn’t like to sit for long periods of time and she dislikes work that requires her to stay at her desk. Variety keeps her motivated. For which kind of job would she be most suited?

  3. Math

    A factory produces fuses, which are packaged in boxes of 16. Three fuses are selected at random from each box for inspection. The box is rejected if at least one of the three fuses is defective. What is the probability that a box

  4. history

    Who was a Swiss theologian and humanist philosopher that rejected the principle of transubstantiation and believed in the supreme authority of the Bible rather than the clergy?

  1. Z table

    Suppose that the readings on the thermometers are normally distributed with a mean of 0∘ and a standard deviation of 1.00∘C. If 8% of the thermometers are rejected because they have readings that are too high, but all other

  2. math

    A company is considering implementing one of two quality control plans for monitoring the weights of automobile batteries that it manufactures. If the manifacturing process is working properly, the battery weights are

  3. English (Check)

    Read the following excerpt from Equiano's autobiography. Then answer the questions below. Some of the people of the ship used to tell me they were going to carry me back to my own country and this made me very happy. I was quite

  4. Health--Check my answers

    1. The best way to describe fitness is: being slim and low in body fat being big, strong, and “buffed” being flexible and having a sense of overall well-being *** all of the above 2. The best way to describe wellness is:

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.