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    it was vs. it were

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    Wie heißt es richtig?

    "I have made the experience that it was/were the general terms which caused difficulty."

    Thanks!

    Author Ferenczi (237228) 10 Feb 20, 12:38
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    "it was" because "it" is the subject in the English sentence.


    I'd also simply say "I have experienced that...

    #1Author hbberlin (420040) 10 Feb 20, 12:56
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    We don't "make the experience" in English.


    It would be better to say:

    In my experience, it was ....

    or

    I found it was ...

    #2Author Spike BE (535528) 10 Feb 20, 17:55
     
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