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    thomas615 is offline Member
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    is or was

    Teacher, is this sentence OK? Is it OK for me to use present tense here?

    I just realized there is a typo in the document I gave you this morning. Can you return it to me?

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    Re: is or was

    Quote Originally Posted by thomas615 View Post
    Teacher, is this sentence OK? Is it OK for me to use present tense here?

    I just realized there is a typo in the document I gave you this morning. Can you return it to me?
    "Is" would be correct because the typo still exists, although you might occasionally hear "was".

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