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    + ing

    we say: comparing with ....... it's ........
    or: compare with ........ it's.........



    which one is correct, and why. someone explain?

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    Re: + ing

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    Neither. We normally used compared with, unless an object is present:

    Compared with snowboarding, skiing is quite tame.
    Comparing snowboarding with skiiing, I find the latter is quite tame
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