Help me plz!
…It was about 12:45 p.m. n he was waiting on a subway platform to take his daughters home before he went to work. He suddenly noticed a man nearby have convulsions n collapse. Mr. Auttery n 2 women went to help the stranger…
(New York honors a hero-psg1-unit 11)
Hi.As you see this article is about an even happened in the past n I have a problem with the word "have" in the 2nd line.
Should n`t it be "had" instead?
Is it the short form of a sentence?
Plz explain why.