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Elizabeth was appalled when she saw the dormitory room she was assigne

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Elizabeth was appalled when she saw the dormitory room she was assigned because there aren’t any furniture and is dirty.

a) there aren’t any furniture and is dirty
b) it was a filthy mess and has no furniture
c) there wasn’t any furniture and it was filthy
d) it had no furniture and their wasn’t any furniture
e) there were no furniture and it wasn’t clean

Originally posted by johwangie on 07 Aug 2019, 00:45.
Last edited by Bunuel on 07 Aug 2019, 00:51, edited 1 time in total.
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New post 07 Aug 2019, 08:27
a) there aren’t any furniture and is dirty
Why 'are' is used when we are talking about a past event

b) it was a filthy mess and has no furniture
has is incorrect, should be 'had'

c) there wasn’t any furniture and it was filthy
correct out of all the options, use of was because of single noun 'furniture', it refers to room

d) it had no furniture and their wasn’t any furniture
messed up option, furniture twice
may be option supposed to be
it had no furniture and their wasn't any cleanliness

e) there were no furniture and it wasn’t clean
were is not used for singular noun, unless for subjunctive

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New post 07 Aug 2019, 09:59
very easy.

Simplest sequence of tense and parallelism
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