can someone fix this sentence for me.thank you
The 13- year-old Brazil plead guilty and was tried and punished as an adult.
The 13- year-old Brazilian pled guilty and was tried and punished as an adult.
1) Brazil is the country. Brazilian is what we can a person from that country.
2) There are two acceptable options for conjugating the verb 'to plead' in the past tense -- 'pleaded' and 'pled'. I chose the one that, for me, is more natural.
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