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    sentence

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    Re: sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by colossal View Post
    Hello,

    Which alternative (a, b or c) fits in the following sentence:

    Mike ---- going to Brazil, but he -- to go to Peru.

    a) considers / isn't wanting

    b) is considering / doesn't want

    c) considers / doesn't want

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    Re: sentence

    Actually, colossal did try first—he/she picked c.

    The answer is b. We don't use the simple present like that.

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    Re: sentence

    The OP has edited the first post and removed the question. I'm closing the thread.
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