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    Does the verb 'attempt' ever used with -ing?

    I mean while we can say 'I will attempt to explain what led up to revolution', can we also say 'I will attempt explaining what led up to revolution'?


    thanks in advance:)

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    Default Re: attempt

    The short answer is: No.

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