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    joham is offline Key Member
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    than was supposed/ than had been supposed/ than it was (or had been) supposed

    There were more people killed than was supposed/ than had been supposed/ than it was (or had been) supposed.

    Are all of the above accepted as OK (especially 'There were more people killed than it was supposed')?

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    Re: than was supposed/ than had been supposed/ than it was (or had been) supposed

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    The first 2 are correct. The 3rd one has an unnecessary "it".

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