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    Q : We were tole that English _______ to Indo-European group of language.

    1. belonged
    2. has belonged
    3. belongs
    4. had belonged
    5. is belonged

    Which one is right, 1 or 3?

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    Default Re: tense

    3- it is still true.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered
    Q : We were told that English _______ to Indo-European group of language.

    1. belonged
    2. has belonged
    3. belongs
    4. had belonged
    5. is belonged

    Which one is right, 1 or 3?
    English is an Indo-European language, it's a fact, so "belongs" works well.

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