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Simple present third person #1 (permalink) Mon Apr 19, 2010 3:43 am   Simple present third person
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Verb Tense Practice (3)", question 5

Under normal conditions, water ......... at 0 degrees Celsius.

(a) is freezing
(b) freezes
(c) freezing
(d) freeze

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Verb Tense Practice (3)", answer 5

Under normal conditions, water freezes at 0 degrees Celsius.

Correct answer: (b) freezes

Your answer was: incorrect
Under normal conditions, water freeze at 0 degrees Celsius.
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hi, please explain to me why my answer is wrong.
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Simple present third person #2 (permalink) Mon Apr 19, 2010 7:44 am   Simple present third person
 

Your answer is wrong because you need a verb that ends with an 's'. (simple present, third person singular)

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