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Which of them work fine? Topic about the usage of “than” 1. He found the joke more interesting than would have been if he hadn’t got carried away with it. 2. He found the joke more interesting than it would have been if he hadn’t got carried away with it. 3. He found the joke more interesting than would have been the case if he hadn’t got carried away with it. Hi. Which of the sentences above work fine? Thank you.
Jun 17, 2019 4:16 PM
Answers · 3
#2 and #3 are grammatically correct.
June 17, 2019
In spoken British English the use of 'hadn't got' is acceptable but in American English it should be 'hadn't gotten'
June 17, 2019
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