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Monday, March 30, 2009

EXAM PRACTICE, Mar. 30th, 2010

The following question is similar to the one in part 3 of the Engl 140 final exam. There are many possible answers. Write a sentence using the vocabulary and grammar indicated.

Last Easter + a dependent clause in the past perfect + an independent clause in the simple past


Daniel.H said...

Last Easter we had eaten lots of candy before we had dinner.

Veronica Baig said...

DANIEL: Almost there--your independent clause is in the past perfect and the dependent one is in the simple past--perhaps you can rearrange this sentence;-)

Daniel.H said...

Last Easter we ate lots of candy before we had had dinner

Veronica Baig said...

DANIEL: That's better:-)