Quiz: Avoid “ing” Clear Communications: Avoid "ing" MENU — PREVIOUS PAGE Can you think of ways to eliminate the "ing" verbs? Keep in mind that the “answers” below are just suggestions—there could be many “right” answers! When you're done, click Submit to return to the previous page. The meeting is taking place at noon. Show me a simpler option. The meeting takes place at noon. These sections are describing our response. Show me a simpler option. These sections describe our response. She is recommending they leave early. Show me a simpler option. She recommends they leave early. Submit If you are human, leave this field blank.