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What about this answer? She suggested to have/had a beer that day. I'm confused between have and had. Please explain?

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Peter Shor posted 'I think your answer was not so much incorrect as 100 years out of date. "Suggested to go" would have been fine around 1900.' in response to a very similar question on ELU.

She suggested going for a beer that day.

is one common way of expressing this without using direct speech; another is

She suggested that we {go / should go / went} for a beer that day.

(All of these latter three alternatives are given by Quirk in ACGEL, and mentioned as being widely used by speakers of standard English by Pullum.)

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