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    Default Is it grammatical?

    Hi,teachers!
    - A and his wife didn't attended B's wedding because he had broken his leg and his wife had broken her arm in a car accident.
    Is it grammatical, please?

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    Default Re: Is it grammatical?

    You could say "she" instead of "his wife" again.

    EDITED: didn't attend, not didn't attended. I completely missed that and apologize for giving bad advice!
    Last edited by Barb_D; 24-Sep-2012 at 19:16.
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    Default Re: Is it grammatical?

    PS It should be didn't attend not didn't attended.

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    Oops! I didn't see that!!
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    Default Re: Is it grammatical?

    Thank you all. It's my careless mistake.

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    Default Re: Is it grammatical?

    A better title would have been A and his wife didn't attend B's wedding.


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