What is the mood of the verb in the sentence: "The old shack looked as if it was about to collapse."?

1 Answer
Feb 26, 2017

See explanation.


This sentence is in indicative mood.

Although the second part suggests it could be a subjunctive mood because it contains a condition, the first verb form looked shows that it is an indicative sentence.

The sentence informs (indicates) how the shack looked.