Group: alt.usage.english · Group Profile · Search for I ll give 10 dollars to anybody who washes will wash in alt.usage.english
Date: Jun 24, 2008 22:58
... B acceptable, but not C. In C1, "I *give 10 dollars to anybody who will wash my car," you could replace the simple present with the progressive, "I'm giving ten dollars...", with or without the waving of folding green, and it would pass, for...mean something like "I offer...". The reason you don't like C1 may be that he isn't giving the money in present time. For #2, I find A,...