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    it is vital that enough money be collected...........

    Hi all,


    it is vital that enough money be collected...........

    Why is the author using '' be '', not '' will be '' ?

    so the sentence will be : it is vital that enough money will be collected...........


    Many thanks

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    Re: it is vital that enough money be collected...........

    Quote Originally Posted by duiter View Post
    Hi all,


    it is vital that enough money be collected...........

    Why is the author using '' be '', not '' will be '' ?

    so the sentence will be : it is vital that enough money will be collected...........


    Many thanks
    It's subjunctive. Many people would just use "is".

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