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I suggest you not to ask who is going to the party
or
I suggest you not asking who is going to the party

which the following is correct?
Hello. Yih—and welcome to English Forums.

Unfortunately, neither of your sentences is correct. This is what we use:

I suggest that you don't ask who is going to the party.
I suggest that you not ask who is going to the party.

The second one is quite formal nowadays and is not used so frequently.
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Thanks for your reply.I appreciate it Emotion: smile
Mister Micawber This is what we use:
I suggest that you don't ask who is going to the party.

I suggest that you not ask who is going to the party.

I would only use the second one. In certain contexts and with approriate wording, the first-sentence grammar can give rise to a completely different meaning. (The grammar in the second sentence always has the same one meaning.)

Take a situation in which you have a hearing or inquiry and a lawyer is questioning awitness.
lawyer: You said that you always ask the financial officer before you spend that amount of money. But you haven't shown convincing proof of that, and I suggest (= think/believe) that you don't always ask before you spend large amounts of money.
But what my teacher taught me was "suggest+gerund" and the second sentence does not sound right to me
Yih Woei KhooBut what my teacher taught me was "suggest+gerund" and the second sentence does not sound right to me
1) Neither of the two sentences has "suggest" followed by a gerund.
2) "suggest" need not always be followed by a gerund.
3) The second sentence sounds very good to me.
Suggest is followed by that clause: I suggest (that) you phone...
It has been suggested that the manager will resign...
Suggest doing sth. He suggested asking her father ...
Suggest how/where/what The therapist suggested how he could cope with this...
Suggest somebody for something

I suggested that he should take legal advice
I suggested (that) he take legal advice
I suggested (that) he took legal advice.


I suggested that he should take legal advice. "should" is redundant there.
I suggested (that) he take legal advice. Emotion: yes
Because my native language is chinese ,that is why some sentences don't sound right to me Emotion: sweating
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