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    Is "I just did what is right." grammatically correct?

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    Re: tense

    Some people might say that, but much stronger and natural is keeping it all in the past tense.

    "I just did what was right."

    Or, you could avoid the problem entirely and just say this:

    "I just did the right thing."

    Hope this helps!

    - Mark
    Last edited by markteacher; 27-Oct-2012 at 18:07. Reason: Fixed a minor grammar typo

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