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  1. ladycat
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    Post subjunctive mood

    Please,

    I need your help. I found a question and I do not knowb the answer.
    Frank is always having problems with his wife. He___________ he had never married her.
    a. Regrets
    b.Thinks
    c. Hopes

    Thank you

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    Re: subjunctive mood

    In my opinion none of the answers provided are correct.

    "He wishes he had never married her" would work, though.

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    Re: subjunctive mood

    'Regrets' is the only possible answer, assuming you've typed "never" instead of "ever".
    I would say: He regrets having ever married her. or He regrets that he ever married her.

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