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Learning English requires action. You may know all the learning tips, but if you donít start doing things, you will achieve nothing.
- listen to an audiobook or other recording in English, stopping it frequently, trying to understand what is being said, and trying to imitate the speakerís pronunciation
What is necessary to learn English well? | AntimoonI think the Ėing form here represents a continuation action. In other words, you are going to pause on different occasions. And that is why stopping used instead of stop although no a helping verb preceded the verb stop. Or it seems to need a parallelism since what follows is trying not try. However, the line started in a bare infinitive - listen. So, Why do we have in the first place listen then trying not try. Will you help me please?