Wish Clauses?
I have heard that Wish clauses can only work with the tenses below Present and...
Past Perfect In Dependent Clause?
Hello. This is from James Blunt "Goodbye My Lover": "'Cause I saw the end before...
Difference?
About the tense in a subordinate that-cause, if the main clause is the past perfect...
Past Perfect Vs Past In If-Clause In Type...
Hi, I was trying to figure out the basic concepts behind the Type 2 conditionals...
Hello, 1. When They /?
Hello, 1. when they / gave their books to the teacher/ allowed to play outside...
I Regretted That I Hadn't Been Kinder...
I'd appreciate it if someone would answer my questions. Thanks in advance. Concerning...
Past Perfect Before The Conjunction "Before...
Hi. Is the part in the past pefert tense with the word "before" making the time...
Past Perfect In Main Clause?
Can the general/main tense of a a peice of writing be in the past perfect tense...
Experts On Tenses?
As you know, the time of the action expressed in a main clause can be different...
Past Indirect Discourse?
"I received a letter a year ago from a woman who had been saved by the people...
Question On Conditional And Reported Speech...
Hi, 1) Is this a conditional? I thought a sentence with an if-clause is not conditional...
Before?
What is the difference among them? Which one(s) would you use? A. BEFORE 1- I...
Tense And Aspects--The Finer Points.
I refused to go, until I saw all the pictures. 1) When choosing the tense...
Picture Me A Time Line?
Hi, Please take a look at the sentence below and tell me why the past perfect is...
TOEIC/ Error Recognition ?
When the repair person (A) had completed her work (B) was fixing the PCs in...
Asking Again: Past Perfect And Past Perfect...
Hi, I didn't get a response when I posted this question with more details before...
Since...
Since... Since... The below sentences are from Oxford dictionary. Let me tell...
Past Perfect In Indirect Speech?
Can I use Past Perfect in the subordinate clause in the following sentence: "Nick...
Why A Past Perfect Necessary Here?
Hi. If the sentences below are correct, why do you think one has a past perfect tense...
"The Wrong..."?
Hello all, This is quite a frequent expression, so I'll quote Reinfield from the...