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Which one should I use gerund or infinitive while asking a questin like below?

Which one costs more, to repair it or to buy a new one?

Which one costs more, repairing it or buying a new one?

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  • [[correction of grammar: What costs more: A or B, not which one does it cost more]]
    – Lambie
    Apr 9 '20 at 21:12
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Both sentences need rephrasing. Using the infinitive:

Does it cost more to repair it or to buy a new one ?

Without the infinitive:

Which costs more, repairing it or buying a new one?

Both sentences were missing an article too.

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Which one does it cost more , to repair it or to buy new one ?

Which one does cost more ,repairing it or buying new one?

This is supposed to be the subject question, so you don't need the auxiliary "do" (does) in it.

As for using either the infinitive or the gerund--to me, both sound okay, at least not ungrammatical.

At the same time "What costs more" sounds a little bit off to me, but it seems to be just a matter of personal preference, so I'd I put it

"What's more expensive/costly--to repair it/to have it repaired or to buy a new one?"

"What's more expensive/costly--repairing it/having it repaired or buying a new one?"

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