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Autor:  Rick Leal
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Data:  23/NOV/2005 9:07 AM
Assunto:  "Flattens" ou "flattened?"
 
Mensagem: 

"The 1980 eruption killed 57 people, flattens forests and sent a river of hot mud and ash down the Toutle River Valley."

Yes, I can tell you flat out that I flatly agree with you:

flatten is verb and in that sentence should be in its simple past tense form, which is flattened.

 

Rick


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
"Flattens" ou "flattened?"  –  Márcio Osório  22/NOV/2005, 10:26 PM
 "Flattens" ou "flattened?"  –  Rick Leal  23/NOV/2005, 9:07 AM
"Flattens" ou "flattened?"  –  Márcio Osório  23/NOV/2005, 11:11 PM

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