Past Perfect Or Present Perfect?
Dear teachers, Could you please help me choose correctly between the present perfect...
Experts On Tenses?
As you know, the time of the action expressed in a main clause can be different...
Difference Between Could Help Or Could...
Hi. I think the use of "could save" is correct because I think it could be used...
There More Definite Way To Make Choice...
Hi. What do you think about I have said? 1. He met people who had been rebuked...
Past Perfect--2 Sentences?
I had just eaten before I searched the fridge for food to take away on holiday...
Past Perfect--No Context?
John had hoped to have won the trophy. Is the past perfect OK here without further...
Tense Problem?
Hello all, I again have run into a problem with tense usage in a narrative context...
English Tense And Aspect?
Hi, I am in a course about tense and aspect in english, I was wondering if you can...
He Had Been?
He had been cheating on you for awhile? Could I say this or would have to add...
Past Perfect Issue?
Hi, I just wrote an example, "I had been there before the fire," with no justification...
Aspects In Main Clause?
I understand a verb in a subordinate clause in the past perfect shows that particular...
Had Met?
I am a secretary who loves to use past perfect tense in my meetings e.g. Had Met...
Context?
I had told you, I would've done a lot of things differently. Can someone please...
His Office Said He Had Decided To Return...
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has cancelled a visit to the US amid mounting...
"Would Have Taken" Vs "Would Had Taken...
Hello, Could you please suggest which of the following sentences is correct? ...
Past Perfect Here?
I hadn't seen him since 1980, and he had aged a lot in the intervening years....