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  1. B45
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    My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask: Isn't that bear a

    My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask:

    Isn't that bear an evil bear in the movie? I forget what movie.

    VS

    Wasn't that bear an evil bear in the movie? I forget what movie.

    Are both okay?

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    Re: My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask: Isn't that be

    Yes.

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    Re: My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask: Isn't that be

    why are both tenses okay here?

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    Re: My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask: Isn't that be

    Why not? The bear was in the movie when you saw it. It is still in the movie.

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    Re: My friend is holding a toy bear from an old cartoon movie. I ask: Isn't that be

    Quote Originally Posted by Batman45 View Post
    Why are both tenses okay here?
    Please take more care, Batman.

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