I am working on my scholarship exam practice and I am not sure where I got it wrong. Could you please have a look?
If we had started studying Spanish three years ago, we (.....) much
more fluent in it now (A) were (B) will be (C) would be (D) would have
The answer provided is (C) would be. However, I answered (D) would have been instead because I thought it was type 3 conditional sentence, indicated by "had started" so main clause should be perfect conditional. Why is the answer (C)? Is it something to do with the word "now" at the end of the sentence.