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He advised that she take as many classes as possible.

I know this verb form has a name. I just forget what it is called.

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  • Muchos gracias, señor. – Danny Rodriguez Mar 17 '16 at 10:17
  • It's not a tense (pace @Josh61). It's a mood. – Andrew Leach Mar 17 '16 at 10:45
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    Well it does have a tense: the non-past tense. – curiousdannii Mar 17 '16 at 10:51
  • The that- clause in your example is a subjunctive clause, one of the three major constructions headed by an infinitive verb-form. You could call it "non-tensed" if you liked. – BillJ Mar 17 '16 at 11:08
  • en.wikipedia.org/wiki/… – Kris Mar 17 '16 at 12:17
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It seems to be a Present Subjunctive sentence, actually is a subordinate clause more than a sentence (from the "that" onwards). This kind of Subjuntive constructions are usually used inside a clause and after a verb that shows command or advice about doing something.

btw it's "muchas gracias" not "muchos".

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