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I've heard the following sentences several times and I'd like to know which one is correct.
1) What I did IS/WAS wrong. I've heard someone use both on different occasions.
2) When two become/becomes one? which one is right?
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I've heard the following sentences several times and I'd like to know which one is correct.
1) What I did IS/WAS wrong. = I did something (something = what) something is still wrong, or if not, it should be was
2) When two become/becomes one? which one is right? IMO, this should be become. two is not one, according to the sentence.


Until recently, I have had the false notion that the verb in the sentence must agree with the subject. It may agree with it.
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1) I'm quite sure it should use 'was'. Using 'was' does not mean it's no longer true.

PS:Until recently, I have had the false notion that...
New2grammar1) I'm quite sure it should use 'was'. Using 'was' does not mean it's no longer true.

PS:Until recently, I have had the false notion that...

No, I used perfect aspect intentionally
Umm...Do you mind to elaborate on why 'have had' is correct and 'had' does not convey your meaning?

I didn't receive/hadn't received his parcel until recently. => 'until' acts a time reference where events before this reference point are in the past. Again, I am not an expert, so I could be wrong.
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Umm...Do you mind to elaborate on why 'have had' is correct and 'had' does not convey your meaning?

I didn't receive/hadn't received his parcel until recently. => 'until' acts a time reference where events before this reference point are in the past. Again, I am not an expert, so I could be wrong.

Yes, my assumption started in the past and lasted until very recently.

You can use present perfect in this case, what is more, I recommend that you do so.
Both are correct depending on how you express it.

Was – inferred how you felt about what you did at that time, after you did something.

Is – Implies that you only now realized what you did is wrong and all along you

thought you were right.

Does it make sense to you?
Is it sufficient for me to say 'What I did is wrong' to imply that I only now realized it is wrong? Or should I say "What I did is wrong and all this while I didn't realize" => Is this clearer to the listener or it is silly to repeat what has been implied?
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