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    MeyaN is offline Member
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    Learn driving, cooking,....

    Learn driving, cooking, swimming, walking or learn how to drive, cook, swim, walk. Please tell me which of these two is correct.
    P.S. Please correct any errors above.

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    Re: Learn driving, cooking,....

    'Learn' is more usually followed by the infinitive, but context might dictate otherwise.

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    Re: Learn driving, cooking,....

    Quote Originally Posted by MeyaN View Post
    "Learn driving, cooking, swimming and walking" or "learn how to drive, cook, swim and walk". Please tell me which of these two is correct.
    See my corrections above. You need to make the sentences/phrases you are asking us about stand out from the rest of what you write.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Learn driving, cooking,....

    Learn driving, learn swimming or any other bare infinitive is uncommon in Ame. We say learn to drive, learn to swim etc. And "learn how to" is almost as common as "learn to" in my dialect.

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