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    Smile Could wrote OR Could have written

    Hello ,

    Can anyone tell me which one of the following is grammatically correct :

    1. They could wrote wrong answers but they chose to write slang & abuses.

    2. They could have written wrong answers but they chose to write slang & abuses.

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    Re: Could wrote OR Could have written

    Which do you think is correct? Where did you find the question?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Could wrote OR Could have written

    I found it over the internet. I think both can be used but I am not sure that'swhy asking.

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    Re: Could wrote OR Could have written

    Quote Originally Posted by chameleon82 View Post
    I found it over on the internet. I think both can be used but I am not sure. That's why I'm asking.
    The simple past isn't used after a modal.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Could wrote OR Could have written

    Thanks alot.

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    Re: Could wrote OR Could have written

    Quote Originally Posted by chameleon82 View Post
    Thanks alot a lot.
    See above. "A lot" is two words. Also, there is no need to write a new post to say "Thank you". Simply click on the "Thank" button in the bottom left-hand corner of any post you find helpful. It saves time for everyone.
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