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From the options, choose the word(s) that best fill(s) the gap.

If the armed robbers _____ caught, they would have been lynched.

Options

A) would be

B) have been

C) are

D) had been

The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

The correct answer is ‘D’ because it is a past perfect tense. Option ‘A’ is ‘would be’ which implies the future past tense, option ‘B’ ‘have been’ which means/is a present perfect tense, option ‘C’ are which indicates ‘plural’

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  • The correct answer is ‘D’ because it is a past perfect tense. Option ‘A’ is ‘would be’ which implies the future past tense, option ‘B’ ‘have been’ which means/is a present perfect tense, option ‘C’ are which indicates ‘plural’

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