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look at the incorrect sentences below and:
a) correct the verb
b) name the tense
c) comment briefly on the use of the correct tense.

1) he is checking the door every day before going to bed.
2) They have been shopping yesterday.
3) by the time he is seventy, he will visited many countries.

kindly help me out with these questions.
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by the time he is seventy, he will visited many countries.

anonymous

By the time he is seventy, he will have visited many countries.

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They had been shopping yesterday


Is that correct?

Would it be 'They had been shopping yesterday'? the tense being past perfect continuous?

banana tile 618They had been shopping yesterday the day before.

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CJ

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Correction: I learned to play chess in school.

Tense: Simple past

Use: An action completed in the past

anonymouswhat are the answers for the second and third one ?
They have been shopping yesterday ?
By the time he is seventy , he will visited many countries

for know details grammar visit on- chart of tenses

for any verbs visit - irregular verbs

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for know details grammar visit on- chart of tenses

for any verbs visit - irregular verbs

That irregular verb list is quite interesting. It covers a lot of ground. There are a couple of mistakes in it, and a place or two where you haven't noted the differences between American and British usage, or noted verbs with two meanings that have different forms, but it's still a useful list.