Question about subjunctive mood

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Question about subjunctive mood

Postby KimJiYeon(21) » Sun Jun 04, 2006 5:40 am

What is difference bewteen these sentence.

1. If you had done the dishes, the kitchen would look a little cleaner.

2. If you had done the dished, the kitchen would have been looked a little cleaner.

Tell me differences please.
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Postby JeonEunJeong(INT-LC) » Mon Jun 05, 2006 3:02 pm

1. If you had done the dishes, the kitchen would look a little cleaner.
⇒you didn’t do the dishes(past), so the kitchen doesn’t look clean(present).

2. If you had done the dished, the kitchen would have been looked a little cleaner.
<In my opinion, sentence 2 is “If you had done the dishes, the kitchen would have looked a little cleaner.� in this context. >
⇒You didn’t do the dishes(past), so the kitchen was not looked clean(past).

Do you understand?

I answer in my knowledge. If I’m wrong, Pleas tell me.
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