Beer Info FAQ

Which verb is used after to?

Which verb is used after to?

Normally, 'to' goes with a verb (as part of the infinitive form), not a noun. If, however, the 'to' is a preposition that is part of a combination, then it is OK to use a gerund after to.

Was used to and used to?

"I used to [do X]" indicates an activity that you have previously performed regularly, but no longer do. "I was used to [doing X]" indicates that you were accustomed to engaging in a particular activity.