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Lv 6

Which is correct?

He already knows about the surprise gift because he heard ...

A. ... his parents while he did the dishes.

B. ... his parents talk while he did the dishes.

C. ... his parents talk about it while he did the dishes.


2 Answers

  • 1 month ago
    Favorite Answer

    C. Is the answer that explains the whole idea

    B. This is enough to convey the idea that they're talking abou the surprise gift. In American English we often use a short way of speaking.

    Source(s): Native American English speaker for 68 years.
  • geezer
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    I would say ..

    He already knew about his surprise gift because he heard his parents talking about it while he was doing the dishes

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