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    Default Experimenting with/ Experimenting a new structure

    Hello; Why is the latter expression correct? Thank you.

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    Default Re: Experimenting with/ Experimenting a new structure

    It isn't.

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    Default Re: Experimenting with/ Experimenting a new structure

    But according to Barron's Book it is: ''Mike read a novel in which the author,experimenting with a new structure, devoted a
    separate chapter to each character.''

    ''experimenting with'' is appointed as correct

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    Default Re: Experimenting with/ Experimenting a new structure

    It is in that context, which you failed to provide in your original post.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Default Re: Experimenting with/ Experimenting a new structure

    Your title is "experimenting with/experimenting a new structure"
    You asked about the "latter" - which is "experimenting a new structure." The latter is not correct.
    There's no problem with the FORMER.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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