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30 May 2010 — Suggest

 

How would you improve this sentence? 

Doctors are suggesting teaching children to swim early.

Doctors are suggesting teaching children to swim early.

 

Select one or more options and read the feedback.

 

1.

 

Doctors are suggesting to teach children to swim early.

2.

Doctors are suggesting that parents teach children to swim early.

3.

Doctors are suggesting the method of teaching children to swim early.

 
 

try + infinitive – attempt

try + gerund – experiment with a different approach or method

method (N) – way of doing something, technique, procedure 

strategy (N) – a plan or action for achieving something or solving a problem