Questions About "Perfect Progressive Tenses...
I have seen some sentences that include "perfect progressive tenses" and I am absolutely...
Role Of Past Perfect Tense In Certain...
I think what could be said about a past perfect tense is it is used to note that...
Present Perfect Continuous Or What?
Hello everybody! I'm always confused about using PPC when talking about events that...
Past Perfect?
Hi. Is there any difference between the following two sentences. When he had eaten...
Past Perfect Or Simple Past
Hi, I would like to know the following sentence is correct or not? I was in a meeting...
Subjunctive Mood?
I'm still somewhat confused regarding the subjunctive mood. Suppose we are talking...
Reported Speech Problem?
if someone says in direct speech , for example he said "we were watching TV when...
Grammar
Hi, George said, " When I saw the advertisement it was the house I was looking for...
I Hadn't Considered That.
Hello, I came across this in one episode of The Big Bang Theory series: (Sheldon...
"Past Perfect Tense" With "Before" And...
"We were not able to get a hotel room because we had not booked in advance." Here...
When To Use "Had".
Please don't say "in past perfect". I know it very well. But I've never understood...
Past Perfect Or Simple Past,Or Both In...
Thanks for coming in. In this situation, I am talking about a feature that was available...
Question About Correct Grammar For Sentence...
Hi, We've had a bit of a disagreement about a sentence and the correct grammar for...
Reported Speech?
Hi. I think the terms "reported speech" and "indirect quote" mean the same. I think...
Tense: Back-Shifted Version Of Present...
Hi. Would you say the past perfect tense is correct for a backshifted-version tense...
Past Perfect / Past Perfect Continuous...
Jason was tired because he had been jogging . They had been talking for over an hour...
Past Continues / Past Perfect Continues...
hi I am writing two examples of Past continues tense. James kept on moving from...
Question On The Use Of Modal Verbs?
Hi. 1. I think the verb forms used in conditional sentences (usually? mostly?...