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Rule "'did' with past tense verb"

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Description: 'did' with past tense verb
Message: The past tense is already inflected in the auxiliary verb "did", so the infinitive (base) form of the verb should be used here.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Didn't you forgot it?
    Correction suggestion: forget
  • Didn't you used to be a teacher?
    Correction suggestion: use
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • Ate like crap, drank a lot and did workouts developed by bros.
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-04-17 22:33:07 +0200)