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I know he's is a short form of "...he is..." or "...he has...". And I wonder if it's possible for native speakers to say or write "...he's..." when it actually means "he was" informally, like in personal letters, blogs, or any dialogues. Thank you so much for answering me. I really appreciate it !!!
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I know he's is a short form of "...he is..." or "...he has...". And I wonder if it's possible for native speakers to say or write "...he's..." when it actually means "he was" informally, like in personal letters, blogs, or any dialogues. Thank you so much for answering me. I really appreciate it!
I know he's is a short form of "...he is..." or "...he has...". And I wonder if it's possible for native speakers to say or write "...he's..." when it actually means "he was" informally, like in personal letters, blogs, or any dialogues. Thank you so much for answering me. I really appreciate it!
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I wonder if it's possible for native speakers to say or write "...he's..." when it actually means "he was" informally, like in personal letters, blogs, or any dialogues. -- Native speakers, especially the illiterate ones, are liable to write anything, but 'he's' is not a standard contraction of 'he was'.
No.

EDIT: I have merged your two threads. Please don't ask the same question more than once.
I never heard that this is possible, even in informal language...

As far as I know it only stands for "he is" or "he has". But well, I'm not a native speaker Emotion: stick out tongue

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I just saw that you posted this thread more than once. Please have a look at the other answers and please do only post one time. Because it's a lot of work for moderators to delete all threads.

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Hi. Welcome to the forums. I have now merged all three of your threads.

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