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Using in English: do did does #1 (permalink) Mon Jan 16, 2006 13:31 pm   Using in English: do did does
 

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ESL/EFL Test #121 "English grammar tenses", question 2

I ......... come to the conclusion that nowadays nobody cares about anything.

(a) will
(b) had
(c) do
(d) have

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #121 "English grammar tenses", answer 2

I have come to the conclusion that nowadays nobody cares about anything.

Correct answer: (d) have
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Present past tense #2 (permalink) Mon Jan 16, 2006 14:46 pm   Present past tense
 

Hi,

Do/Did/Does are usually used in negative and interrogative forms - do and does for Present and Did for Past.

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Why not to use will? #3 (permalink) Wed Aug 30, 2006 1:55 am   Why not to use will?
 

I think that using will here is a good option.
I will come to a conclusion that ...
Can you help me interpret why not?

Thanks!
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Using in English: do did does #4 (permalink) Wed Aug 30, 2006 4:44 am   Using in English: do did does
 

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Semantically, it makes little sense here, jincdong. How is one to know what conclusion s/he might reach in the future?
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Thanks very much! #5 (permalink) Thu Aug 31, 2006 1:48 am   Thanks very much!
 

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