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Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly:

The salesman recommended that he keeps his receipt for at least a month.
The answer: is keeps.
But is why "keeps" is incorrect in this sentence. What is the correct word use in this sentence?

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  1. recommended that ...
    requires the subjunctive mood: keep

    It is recommended that you be quiet (not are quiet)
    google subjunctive for discussions and examples

    for example,
    https://www.ecenglish.com/learnenglish/lessons/subjunctive-0

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  2. Thank you very much!

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  3. No

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