I didn't use to like asparagus but now I do.

Examples with used to:

  • I used to drink a lot of tea but now I prefer coffee.
  • Karl used to play football at school.
  • We used to go to the mountains every weekend when I was a child.
  • Jane used to live in York.

Examples with use to:

  • Did you use to work in London?
  • I didn't use to like sausage rolls.
  • Lindsay didn't use to draw but now she does.
  • We didn't use to live like this.

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Are the sentences correct or incorrect?

I use to be vegetarian, but now I eat a little meat.

Incorrect. ~ used to

Didn't Karl used to smoke a lot?

Incorrect. ~ use to

Kate used to hate cauliflower.