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Please tell me which is the correct sentence?

I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO MEET YOU 
I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING YOU.

.and why please?

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majCould the following sentences be used in a formal letter? Would the two of them be right? If so, when would you use number 1 and when number 2?

1. I look forward to meeting you.
2. I am looking forward to meeting you.
Use the first one though. No need to be passive and say "I am looking forward to." "I look forward to meeting you" is more assertive.
I wouldn't categorize "I'm looking forward to meeting you" as passive.

To me, it sounds a bit friendlier and/or slightly more informal than "I look forward to meeting you".
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majCould the following sentences be used in a formal letter? Would the two of them be right? If so, when would you use number 1 and when number 2?

1. I look forward to meeting you.
2. I am looking forward to meeting you.
Use the first one though. No need to be passive and say "I am looking forward to." "I look forward to meeting you" is more assertive.
I'm sorry, Anon, but there's no passive sentence here!

No. 1 uses the simple present (active), and no. 2 the present progressive (active).
I was taught that no.2 is an appropriate ending for an informal letter.

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Correct sentence is looking forward to meet you. After to, one has to use first participle after to...after to...----ing will not come.
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The correct one is:

I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING YOU.

Cynthia
I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING YOU. (correct)

You can also say I LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU.
The correct sentence is: I am looking forward to meeting you.
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Hey, I'm no English major but somewhere along the way I think one of my teachers actually taught me something good.

Here is the way I learned it:
I am looking forward to...... to what? to meet you? that makes no sense at all.
I am looking forward to..... to what? to meeting you. Now that makes more sense.

I know nothing of gerunds, and participles totally bored me to tears in school, but this simple lesson made an impression.

P.S. I ran across this page while looking for an alternative to the old cliche - "looking forward to meeting you". someone on an earlier page suggested "I am looking forward to our meeting". I can't see who's suggestion that was while I'm typing this response, but thank you anyway for the simple alternative. Emotion: surprise}
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