Go + Ving
Some activities are commonly expressed in English by the phrase Go + Ving. See the list below.
|go camping||go hiking||go fishing||go hunting|
|go swimming||go diving||go surfing||go snorkeling|
|go water skiing||go scuba diving||go sind surfing||go skiing|
|go snowboarding||go (ice) skating||go shopping||go bowling|
|go roller skating||go jogging||go running||go rollerblading|
|go skateboarding||go sky diving||go parachuting||go parasailing|
A: Would you like to go skiing this weekend?
B: No, I’d rather go ice skating.
A: Did you go bowling last night?
B: Actually, I went shopping instead.
|I want to camping on Saturday.||(Incorrect)|
|I want to go camping on Saturday.||(Correct)|
|They went to jogging this morning.||(Incorrect)|
|They went jogging this morning.||(Correct)|
|I like to swimming.||(Incorrect)|
|I like to swimming.||(Okay)|
|I like to swim.||(Okay)|
|I like swimming.||(Okay)|
|I like to go swimming.||(Okay)|
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See also :
Vocabulary : Sports/Fun/Recreation