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    yi-ing is offline Senior Member
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    If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road accid

    Are these sentences OK?

    If he had driven slowly, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road accident many years ago.
    If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road accident.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road a

    I prefer the first.

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    Re: If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road a

    "If he had driven slowly, he wouldn’t have been killed in the road accident many years ago."

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    Re: If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road a

    I agree with Tdol.
    But the main clause should be corrected to "... he wouldn't have been killed in ..."

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    Re: If he had driven slowly many years ago, he wouldn’t had been killed in the road a

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    "If he had driven slowly, he wouldn’t have been killed in the road accident many years ago."
    I missed that. Speed-reading.

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