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    Verbs plus -to or plus -ing

    Hi everybody,
    could you tell me which use of the verb try is correct in the following sentence?
    If you can't learn English on your own, try following/ to follow a course.

    In my opinion, the right answer is the first one, because we mean "make an experiment, try to find a solution to your problem by doing that". Am I right or not?

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    Re: Verbs plus -to or plus -ing

    Quote Originally Posted by clairec View Post
    Hi everybody,
    could you tell me which use of the verb try is correct in the following sentence?
    If you can't learn English on your own, try following/ to follow a course.

    In my opinion, the right answer is the first one, because we mean "make an experiment, try to find a solution to your problem by doing that". Am I right or not?
    Yes, "following" is correct.

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    Re: Verbs plus -to or plus -ing

    Thank you!

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