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    Suppy the correct verb forms

    He always (say) that he will mend the window but he never (do) it

    And please, explain it to me, thanks

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    Re: Suppy the correct verb forms

    Quote Originally Posted by duy065 View Post
    He always (say) that he will mend the window but he never (do) it

    And please, explain it to me, thanks
    You try first.

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    Re: Suppy the correct verb forms

    He always says that he will mend the window but he has never done it

    It right ?

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    Re: Suppy the correct verb forms

    Quote Originally Posted by duy065 View Post
    He always says that he will mend the window but he has never done it

    It it right ?
    It's possible, but 'does' is more likely, in my opinion. We are talking about regular/repeated (non-) actions.

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