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I'm Portuguese and in my language the word - it (he/she/it) doesn´t exist. it's hard to understand how to use this word: Examples
1)The Olympic Games take place every four years. Why take and not takes?
2)The River Amazon flows into the Atlantic Ocean. Why flows and not flow?
I even understand the 2) but I don´t understand the 1) Please explain to me. Best Regards

Asked by: Inês, Portugal

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Which is proper? Please help John and I or please help John and me?
Asked by: Glenda Ferrell, USA

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