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    Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders...have been...

    Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders and civil society activists have been collecting the signatures as a way to pressure Datuk Seri Najib to step down due to financial scandals tied to state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad.

    Should it be has instead? Thanks.

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    Re: Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders...have been...

    Yes.

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    Re: Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders...have been...

    To make has work, I think there should be commas after Mahatir and activists.

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    Re: Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders...have been...

    You are right. I should have mentioned that.

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    Re: Tun Dr Mahathir along with Umno rebels, opposition leaders...have been...

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    To make has work, I think there should be commas after Mahatir and activists.
    I think our reporters are careless in punctuation. I think, without or without the commas, "has" should be used.

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