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    are the verbs right?

    Just have you had not eaten for a week or two and were absolutely starving and the only food that was available to you was a trapped rat that you had no way of cooking anyway, would you be tempted?

    and then, what's the difference with:
    Just had you have not eaten...?

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    Quote Originally Posted by ozma- View Post
    Just have you had not eaten for a week or two and were absolutely starving and the only food that was available to you was a trapped rat that you had no way of cooking anyway, would you be tempted?

    and then, what's the difference with:
    Just had you have not eaten...?
    "Just have you had not eaten..."; "Just had you have not eaten..."
    I'm sorry but neither of these constructions make any sense to me.

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    sorry if I ask u, but which verbs would make sense, then. I can't work it out!

    thanks a lot, anyway

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    Quote Originally Posted by ozma- View Post
    sorry if I ask u, but which verbs would make sense, then. I can't work it out!

    thanks a lot, anyway
    "If you had not eaten..."

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    #5

    Re: are the verbs right?

    what about: just if you had not eaten....?
    would that make sense?

    sorry for bothering
    thanks thanks thanks

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    Quote Originally Posted by ozma- View Post
    what about: just if you had not eaten....?
    would that make sense?

    sorry for bothering
    thanks thanks thanks
    No.
    What meaning are you trying to add with "just"?

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    i know it sounds stupid but i'm just trying to fill in the exercise and after the word "just" there is a missing word as well as after the word "you" and I don't know how to complete it

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    Re: are the verbs right?

    Quote Originally Posted by ozma- View Post
    i know it sounds stupid but i'm just trying to fill in the exercise and after the word "just" there is a missing word as well as after the word "you" and I don't know how to complete it
    Try "imagine" after "just".

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