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 Quit = Stop

 Cut Down On = Reduce
 Keep Going = Continue  Try Harder in/at = Give more effort in/at

 Start = Begin

Quit ~ing
 I’ve decided to quit smoking.  He will quit playing basketball.  Uncle Ben will quit changing jobs.

Cut down on ~ing
 I’m going to cut down on surfing the internet  He will cut down on spending too much

money on shopping.
 Alice will cut down on eating junk food.

Keep ~ing
 I’m planning to keep helping my mom.  I promised Hedwig that I will keep studying.  The doctor asked Morgan to keep fighting the


Try harder in/at
 The student will try harder in studying.  I will try harder in making essays.  I will try harder in memorizing vocabulary.  The baker will try harder making cake