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    Question Enter or entered or was entering?

    Which sentence is correct?
    1. My family and i saw a burglar enter my neighbour's house.
    Or
    2. My family and i saw a burglar entered my neighbour's house.
    Or
    3. My family and i saw a burglar was entering my neighbour's house.


    Please help.tq

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    Re: Enter or entered or was entering?

    Hello DeeChristie, and welcome to the forum.
    Quote Originally Posted by DeeChristie View Post
    Which sentence is correct?
    1. My family and I saw a burglar enter my neighbour's house.
    That's grammatical, but consider using "break into" instead of "enter."
    #2 and #3 are incorrect.
    Also, are you sure you're an English teacher?

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