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    Present or past tense

    I was wondering which would be correct in the following statements, past or present tense

    I thought of all the animals that Dad wasn't/isn't allergic to.

    I thought of all the animals that didn't/don't look like mice.

    Thank you.

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    Re: Present or past tense

    Quote Originally Posted by Bigkid25 View Post
    I was wondering which would be correct in the following statements, past or present tense

    I thought of all the animals that Dad wasn't/isn't allergic to.

    I thought of all the animals that didn't/don't look like mice.

    Thank you.
    You should use 'isn't' and 'don't' respectively, i.e. the present tense - unless the second clause actually does occur in the past (eg. if Dad is dead).


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    Re: Present or past tense

    Thank you Raymott

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