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Hi, Do I put deserved or deserves? What does it mean if I put "ed" instead of "s?"

He caught shoplifting and went to jail.

He deserves it!

or

He deserved it!
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Anon:
He deserves it is present tense. You are saying (right now) that justice is being done. Since the main sentence is past tense, present tense really does not fit.

He deserved it is past tense. You are stating that he deserved (at that time in the past) to go to jail.
It is correct to say (right now) that this sentence is what he deserved.
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Is it right to say he Is deserved to be appreciated for this work No, this makes no sense.

Do you mean this?

eg He deserves to be appreciated for the / this work.

eg Appreciation is deserved for the / this work.

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He deserves better or he deserved better ?

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He deserves better or he deserved better ?

It would depend on whether you are talking about something that is happening to him now, or something that has already happened to him.