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Horus Horus November 15, 2015 November 15, 2015 at 5:00:16 PM UTC link Permalink

Duplicates of this sentence have been deleted:
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DJ_Saidez DJ_Saidez October 15, 2021 October 15, 2021 at 4:37:43 AM UTC link Permalink

@maaster This is a sentence, I think

CK CK October 15, 2021, edited October 15, 2021 October 15, 2021 at 5:26:47 AM UTC, edited October 15, 2021 at 6:09:52 AM UTC link Permalink

Tagged: ellipsis

This kind of incomplete sentence can be translated into more that one tense, and out of context it is hard to guess it's meaning.

How many people (are there)?
How many people (were there)?
How many people (will be going)?
How many people (are in your party)?
How many people (did you kill)?
How many people (are in the pool right now)?

etc.

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