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Words ending in ing can be used to describe actions that are happing right now. For example: She is reading a book.

Adding ing can also transform a verb into a noun so that it represents an activity or thing. For example: She loves reading.

Another function for words ending in ing is to describe the quality of a noun. For example: The smiling child read her book.

Knowing how to use words ending in ing is essential for effective communication in English and the spelling rules change depending on what word you are adding ing to. Use the Learn the Words activities to make sure you know what you are doing!

learning He has a very good attitude towards learning.
thinking The power of positive thinking can change and improve your life.
running Even though he was tired he kept running.
jogging Jogging is a good way to exercise.
sitting An hour spent sitting and doing nothing is an eternity to a three-year-old.
walking Walking is a popular form of exercise.
eating Whilst eating a meal, he dropped a noodle.
gardening Lots of people enjoy gardening.
building Let's explore that old building.
flying A swallow was flying up above.
jumping I love jumping in muddy pools.
ending The ending left us in suspense.
examining Archaeology is the study of the past by digging up and examining remains of buildings, tools and other items.
stacking Do you need help stacking the chairs?
gaming Gaming is a popular way to spend time.
spelling This course should help your spelling.
collecting He liked collecting stamps.
colouring British English spelling I still like colouring in.
playing It was hard to concentrate with the music playing in the room.

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