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directions: rewrite the 2 sentences as 1 sentence by combining the main verbs and helping verbs...The carriage has crossed the bridge. The carriage has arrived at the mansion.

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  1. The carriage has crossed the bridge and arrived at the mansion. The carriage crossed the bridge and has arrived at the mansion. ???

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  2. I think the first is better, since it preserves the tense in both clauses.

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