Which one is correct?

I wouldn't mind if she goes rampage on him.

I wouldn't mind if she went rampage on him.

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    Can you describe what are you trying to say? Your usage of rampage is incorrect. – user3169 Dec 2 '18 at 2:15
  • The second sentence has the structure of a conditional of the second type. – apadana Dec 2 '18 at 2:17

The idiomatic expression is to go on a rampage.

It does not normally take an adjunct prepositional phrase like on him but I suppose it could, since speakers twist language into new shapes all the time.

There's a rather crude colloquialism in American English which comes to mind:

I wouldn't mind if she went all ape-shit on his sorry ass.

Some speakers (myself included) would backshift to went there, because they are not expressing a fact about her but a possibility which they are contemplating. Her going all ape-shit on him is not a reality, merely a thought or notion. Other speakers would use the present goes.

  • can you also address the question of tense in the "if" phrase. – James K Dec 2 '18 at 10:23

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