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    #1

    tense agreement (past)

    Good evening everyone,

    Would you please tell me which tenses are correct and acceptable in the following sentences?

    Two New Yorkers have accomplished a challenge that most people would have considered / considered impossible - convince a Yellow Cab driver to take them from New York to Los Angeles.
    The trip started as a crazy idea that New Jersey resident John Belitsky came / had come up with at his pal's birthday party.

    Thank you for your help

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    #2

    Re: tense agreement (past)

    Both versions are OK.

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    #3

    Re: tense agreement (past)

    You might have thought that once they sobered up they would have thought better of it.

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    #4

    Re: tense agreement (past)

    What was the fare?

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    #5

    Re: tense agreement (past)

    They made it for only $5000!

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    #6

    Re: tense agreement (past)

    Still sounds like a crazy idea- how much is a flight?

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