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    Default must have drunk?

    The bottle is half-empty;someone.....my juice
    a)must drink
    b)must have drunk
    c)must have been drinking
    d)must be drinking

    I chose 'must have drunk' am I right??

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    Default Re: must have drunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    The bottle is half-empty;someone.....my juice
    a)must drink
    b)must have drunk
    c)must have been drinking
    d)must be drinking

    I chose 'must have drunk' am I right??
    (Not a teacher) Yeah, you're right.

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    Default Re: must have drunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    The bottle is half-empty;someone.....my juice
    a)must drink
    b)must have drunk
    c)must have been drinking
    d)must be drinking

    I chose 'must have drunk' am I right??
    If the bottle is only half-empty c) "must have been drinking" is more appropriate. If it were empty b) "must have drunk" would be correct.

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    Default Re: must have drunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    The bottle is half-empty;someone.....my juice
    a)must drink
    b)must have drunk
    c)must have been drinking
    d)must be drinking

    I chose 'must have drunk' am I right??
    b, c, and d work.
    d assumes that you've left your drink, and periodically someone is coming and drinking it.

    c is most likely.

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    Default Re: must have drunk?

    At my university (in Poland), if I circled b or d I would get no point. The only correct answer for non-native teachers is C. And if the bottle were completely empty, then the proper answer would be B.

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