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I have the following sentence from SAT practice.

Fran (A) would be happy to assist Brad, had he (B) simply requested help (C) early enough to give her time (D) to complete her own assignments.

There is either one error in this sentence or no error at all; the error must be within the parts in bold (A, B, C, D).

Is there any error in this sentence? Thanks!

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closed as off topic by RegDwigнt Oct 14 '12 at 16:50

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Hi 01jayss and welcome. Please note that questions of the form "Is there any error in this sentence" are expressly off-topic as per the FAQ. Edit your question to include what you've got so far — do you think there's an error? what is it? why do you think so? Then the question can be reopened. Thanks and welcome again. –  RegDwigнt Oct 14 '12 at 16:50
Hello 01jayss and welcome. Yes, as it stands, the question is off topic, but you can improve it. I suggest you to ask if that sentence is written correctly with respect the so-called "consecutio temporum" 'rule'. In other terms, you could ask if "would be happy" is correct there or if it should be "would have been happy". –  user19148 Oct 14 '12 at 18:34

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