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    Sentences

    What she did was screaming.

    What she does is writing science fiction.


    Anything wrong with these sentences? Please.

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    Exclamation Re: Sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by puzzle View Post
    What she did was screaming.

    What she does is writing science fiction.

    Anything wrong with these sentences? Please.
    In both the sentences the word order as interrogative sentence is worng. The correct ones will be;
    What did she do was screaming?
    What does she do is writing science fiction?
    Last edited by sarat_106; 13-Jun-2008 at 06:30.

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    Re: Sentences

    What she did was screaming.

    What she does is writing science fiction.

    Anything wrong with these sentences? Please.


    I'm sorry.I COULDN'T ANSWER CORRECTLY IN THE PREVIOUS POST.
    SeeBarb-D'S post.

    In simple words-screamed-to scream
    When we combine two sentences-to scream becomes scream ;a bare infinitive . without 'to'
    So the correct format is,
    What she did was scream.
    What she does is write science fiction.
    Thanks Barb. Thanks puzzle.
    Regards,
    rj1948.

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