verb tense


Is the verb tense correct in this sentence?

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I suggested that they include a check of the IUID registry during the yearly inventory to identify any errors.
asked Apr 17 '13 at 17:01 Dennis Thomas New member

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You're fine with this. The suggestion was made in the past, so past tense is appropriate. The inclusion would have happened after the suggestion, so the tense of 'include' is proper, also.

link comment answered Apr 17 '13 at 21:22 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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