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See also: ing, Ing, ING, -ing-, -ing, ing., and Ing.




  1. (rare, chiefly Netherlands) Alternative spelling of -ing (after a vowel that would form a digraph)
    beïng, doïng, goïng
  2. (rare, chiefly Netherlands, nonstandard) Alternative spelling of -ing (after any vowel)
    skiïng, tryïng

Usage notes[edit]

  • Use of the diaeresis where the the last vowel of the suffixed verb does not regularly form a digraph with a succedent ⟨i⟩ may be considered incorrect, as the diaeresis then has no effect on the pronunciation regularly implied by English orthography.