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    Cool subjunctive


    Is the subjunctive needed here, please?

    -I suggest that he does/do something.

    -I recommmend that he does/do something.

    Thanks a lot for your help.


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    Re: subjunctive

    In British English, the subjunctive is correct, but not essential. We are more likely to say, "I recommend that he does /should do something".

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