Hello, teachers!
[3] Which is better/correct, with or without "being"? I think we should omit the unnecessary "being." Am I wrong?
- The gas station (being) run by Jack's father is the cheapest around here. [* The gas station is being run by Jack's father.]
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"The gas station run by Jack's father" is the one he always runs. It's his usual activity.

"The gas station being run by Jack's father" is the one that Jack's father is running at the present time--maybe "these days" or "for a few days" while the owner is out of town or on vacation. The use of "being" implies that the activity is temporary.

It's better to have just the past participle, unless the activity is temporary.

Marilyn Martin

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