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    Proficiencystudent is offline Newbie
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    It's time we go/went

    "It's time we..... .If we don't leave now, we'll miss the bus."

    Why "went" is true, "go" is not?

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    Re: It's time we go/went

    Either go or went is correct. I don't know whether the statement is true or not because I don't know where the speaker is or what time the bus is coming.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: It's time we go/went

    Quote Originally Posted by Proficiencystudent View Post
    "It's time we _____​. If we don't leave now, we'll miss the bus."

    Why ​is "went" is true correct but "go" is not?
    "It's time we go" would be very unnatural in BrE. You would hear either "It's time we went", "It's time we left" or "It's time for us to go".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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